YR 12 English

Possible books to try if you need to read another text involving “letters” or 2 stories intertwined. Examples are the French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles and
Night letters : a journey through Switzerland and Italy by Robert Dessaix
Daddy-L ong- Legs by Jean Webster
Joel and Cat set the story straight by Nick Earls and Rebecca Sparrow (ya fiction)
Sam’s letters to Jennifer by James Patterson (fiction)
Rilke and Nadreas-Salome translated by Edward Snow and Michael Winkler (true and translated from the German)
The Vintner’s letters by Maurice O’Shea (fiction)
Something borrowed by Paul Magrs (fiction)
84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff – also a 2003 DVD version starring Starring Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins.
Ariel’s gift : Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and the story of Birthday letters by Wagner, Erica.
Tom’s Midnight Garden by Phillipa Pearce – also a 2006 DVD version starring Greta Scacchi
The virgin blue by Tracey Chevalier
The LakeHouse DVD starring Sandra Bullock and Keanu Reeves
Lady Rose and Mrs Memmary by Ruby Ferguson
Doomsday book by Willis, Connie. (time travel fiction)
Louise, Youth Librarian, Manly Library

2 Responses to “YR 12 English”

  • Ralph:

    I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I dont know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.



  • Manly Library:

    Thanks so much for the input, we are trying to post blogs about topics of interest to senior students, both for school work and for other ‘life interests’

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