Socks, Shocks and Secrets is a children’s novel written by Leila Rasheed. It is the second book in the series: The Fantastic Diary of Bathsheba Clarice de Trop. My pupils this year, especially the girls, absolutely loved reading her books.
Below is a book review from one of my pupils, Katerina, age 11.
Who were the characters and what did you think of them?
Bathsheba, mum, dad, Bathsheba’s friends. I loved the characters, they surprised me what they did.
What was the story about?
Bathsheba is a child of divorces parents. She does not know her father but when her mum has to leave, Bathsheba has to go and live with her father. After a long time they reside together and get to know each other better.
Did you learn something form this book and would you recommend it to others?
I recommend this book to you because it will teach you that there are different ways to see matters. I give it five stars!
Till next time…