Tagged with the slap

Caught reading – Sasha Sheko

RECOMMENDATIONS/BOOK REVIEW                                                      (Staff, 10-12) Last October I posted information about The Slap. I’m adding this review as an alternative viewpoint.  Hopefully this year we’ll have different people giving their opinions about the same book.   Sasha is my 19 year old son.  The Slap – By Christos Tsiolkas In short, The Slap centres around just that: … Continue reading

The slap by Christos Tsiolkas

BOOK REVIEW                                                                                                                                                        (Staff)  The slap inspires lively discussions Yesterday a group of Whitefriars teachers enjoyed a lively discussion about Christos Tsiolkas’ book The slap. If we couldn’t agree about anything else, we agreed that the book sparks passionate debate and controversy. And if that’s the case, I say  – what a successful book!  If you … Continue reading