As long as Margot can remember, it's just been her and her mother. No other family her mother will tell her about. No history. No questions asked. Their relationship is strained, to say the least. Margot wants more than what her mother has given her. So when she finds a clue that may lead her to some answers, she . . .
If you're anything like me, you were quick to snatch a copy of Rory Power's debut, Wilder Girls, earlier this month. The novel is very much a slow journey, but totally worth it---I finished it within a week (you can find my review here). Since then, I've been imaging how cool a movie version would be. It would be hard to film due to all the mutations, but . . .
Hetty and the other girls at Raxter School for Girls can barely remember their lives from before the Tox. For eighteen months they've lived alone on Raxter Island----starving, mutated, waiting for a cure that may never arrive. No one dares go out beyond the safety of the school, where the Tox has also transformed the wildlife and . . .