The Oxford Academy Oxford, Group status: Have just started Shadowing with our Book Club
We are only a small group, but that is fine, it is enthusiasm that counts NOT numbers :-)
We meet during break on a Wednesday, alongside shadowing we are also reading The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness.
We wish everyone lots of fun as they read this years shortlist.
Wed Wabbit by Erin. Wed Wabbit is an amazing book, it has a really childlike quality and a fun set of characters and storyline. The description used is great and really a . . . read full review
Rook by Erin. Personally I really enjoyed this book because not only was the descripcion used beautiful, but the storyline was amazing and the way it is written you . . . read full review
Where the World Ends by Jaimie This is an amazing book, I loved all the drama and excitement in it. I enjoyed the style of writing and I loved all the detail and description. It was . . . read full review
Release by Jaimie This was an amazing book, it gave me a lot of inspiration and it was a very sweet book. Although it was a 16+ recommended book I didn't feel uncomfort . . . read full review
Wed Wabbit by Jaimie Wed Wabbit was an ok book but I did not really enjoy it, I felt like it was too childish and was not very interesting, I also did not like the way it . . . read full review
After the Fire by Jaimie I enjoyed After the Fire, it was a really good book and it was very detailed. I loved how it had a lot of flashbacks in it explaining what happened b . . . read full review
Should a 16+ recommended novel be shortlisted? Even if it is written by our favourite Author?
Title: The Borrowers Author: Mary Norton Illustrator: Diana Stanley Winning Year: 1952
Pod, Homily and Arrietty are a family of tiny people who live beneath the floor, behind the grandfather clock in the old rectory. They dread cats and being "seen". They own nothing - everything they have is borrowed from the 'human beans' who don't e
Patrick Ness is the multi-award-winning author of A Monster Calls,
the Chaos Walking series, More Than This, The Ask and the
Answer, The Rest of Us Just Live Here, and The Crane
Wife. He is twice winner . .