Celebs Reveal Their Favourite Teen Reads For World Book Day
The Wanted's Jay Thinks Wizards Rule…
Oritsé Williams from JLS, Jay from The Wanted and Dermont O’Leary are among a host of celebrities who have revealed their favourite teen reads in support of World Book Day on the teen reading website www.digi-tale.co.
The www.digi-tale.co website is a portal for 11 - 19 year olds to discuss books and reading, enter creative competitions, watch videos and interviews and get ideas for what to read. Competition prizes range from a Toshiba Folio 100 tablet computer and Nintendo DSi to online publishing opportunities.
The stars have also confessed to the crushes that they had on book characters as teenagers, to coincide with the launch of a new digi-tale story called How To Make Any Twit Fall In Love With You by bestselling Angus, Thongs And Full Frontal Snogging author Lousie Rennison - which you can download and read for free here.
The celebs' revealed their favourites were as follows:
Dermot O’Leary, TV presenter
· Favourite book as a teenager – To Kill A Mockingbird
· Book crush – Jane Eyre
Oritsé Williams, JLS
· Favourite book as a teenager - Macbeth
· Book crush – Betty Boo
Bianca Hendrickse-Spendlove, Hollyoaks actress
· Favourite book as a teenager – Philip Pullman’s His Dark
· Book crush – Team Jacob!
Jay McGuinness, The Wanted
· Favourite book as a teenager - Wizards First Rule
· Book crush - Denna (from Wizards First Rule)
Find out more at www.digi-tale.co.