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Our picks for YA books of the month for June 2020

  • Wondering what to read next? We’ve got your covered with our reviews for this month
  • Our recommendations include the gripping mystery ‘The House of One Hundred Clocks’ and coming-of-age tale ‘The Gifted, the Talented and Me’.
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Lean back and relax this month with one of our top book picks

Each month, we’ll share four of the books we reviewed. If you read any of them, share on social media, and don’t forget to tag us @youngposthk !

The Somerset Tsunami

Popular historical fiction writer Emma Carroll ties together a weather catastrophe with witchcraft in this fantastic novel

Read our review here and buy a copy here .

The Gifted, the Talented and Me

Meet 15-year-old Sam. He is ordinary and that’s okay with him. He doesn’t want to be a famous YouTuber, an artistic prodigy or an academic over-achiever

Read our review here and buy a copy here .

The House of One Hundred Clocks

It is June, 1905, and Helena Graham’s father has taken a job in the city of Cambridge as a clock curator to a rich gentleman who collects timepieces.

Read our review here and buy a copy here .

When We Were Warriors

When We Were Warriors is set in England during the second world war and is a connected grouping of three novellas that keeps fans hooked.

Read our review here and buy a copy here .