It was fantastic. I loved the stories within the story, how some of them were instantly recognisable as tales we know, and some were unique to the world of Ink. I loved the mystery of the story, the twists and turns as I read.
Is there romance in INK by Alice Broadway?
Whilst Leora has a love interest in this book, it was so refreshing to see that romance wasn’t a main focus of the story.
Is there a book called INK?
Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018
The first book in a dazzlingly inventive new trilogy, INK is a powerful story of identity, belonging, community and the relationship between our skin and who we are underneath.
Is there a sequel to INK?
The first book in the trilogy, Ink, was published in the UK in paperback and ebook on February 2, 2017 and published in the US in hardcover on January 2, 2018. The sequel Spark was published on April 5, 2018, in the UK and is due to published in July 2019 in the US.
What is the Alice Broadway
theme of ink?
In Leora’s society, the most important moments of a person’s life are tattooed upon their skin for everyone to see. People can’t hide their secrets from those around them, and skilled specialists are trained to read the story of a person’s life by the marks on their skin.
What happens in ink by Alice Broadway?
Every action, every deed, every significant moment is tattooed on your skin for ever. When Leora’s father dies, she is determined to see her father remembered forever. She knows he deserves to have all his tattoos removed and made into a Skin Book to stand as a record of his good life.