Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came in their mailbox during the last week.
It was created by Marcia @ A Girl and Her Books but now has a permanent home here
Only one for me this week and it's my current read:
The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey
Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her 'our little genius'.
morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they
come for her, Sergeant keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his
people strap her into the wheelchair. She thinks they don't like her.
She jokes that she won't bite, but they don't laugh.
loves school. She loves learning about spelling and sums and the world
outside the classroom and the children's cells. She tells her favourite
teacher all the things she'll do when she grows up. Melanie doesn't know
why this makes Miss Justineau look sad.