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Our Knowetop Book Club 2017

We are the Knowetop Book Club. We have not yet read many of the books in the shortlist, however this week we are going to be much more focused and start enjoying the process!


The Bone Sparrow by Maya
The bone sparrow by Zana Fraillon is a gripping story about young children growing up in detention centres and refugee camps. Although this novel is n . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Mya McCrae
This book was a fun read. It made me laugh all the time and I would recommend this to anyone who wants to have a fun book to read . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Charlotte
This book is very enticing and a challenge to read. It is challenging to read but is very interesting if you like to push yourself to the limits. I am . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Harriett Blackley
I am currently half way through the novel Salt to the Sea and so far I have found it very intresting because you can see everyone's perspective durin . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Mia
I am in the middle of reading The Bone Sparrow and I am really enjoying it! The attention to detail is fantastic and it is very gripping. I love how t . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Zara
The book is good although the only thing I would change is that the author should describe the main character more in detail because sometimes it's he . . .
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