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Philip Morant Book Group
Essex,
Group status: A dedicated group of readers meet every Wednesday lunchtime to share reviews and discuss books, films, life, etc. -Site made by Samuel
Our Book Club consists of students from Year 7, 8, 9 and 10. We come regularly to this club to share our thoughts on books, review new books and have fun.

Matthew Titmas

Where the World Ends by Emily
Where the World Ends by Geraldine McCaughrean is a great book. Firstly, I absolutely love the cover, the blues and the greys, also with the birds flyi . . .
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Night Shift by Emily
Night Shift by Debi Gliori is a masterpiece!The illustrations in this book are all black and white up until over halfway through, this makes it even m . . .
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A First Book of Animals by Lily
I liked this book because it has some great art skills in it like scrafito, streaks and block. The book has some really great and vibrant colours! Eve . . .
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A First Book of Animals by Ethan
I enjoyed First Book of Animals! The title might make you think it is for smaller children but being 11 I really enjoyed it with its vibrant colours. . . .
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King of the Sky by Tallulah
King of the Sky is a very unique book. The illustrations show the emotion of the boy very well. It looks hand drawn so there is a better blend of colo . . .
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Under the Same Sky by Dhruvina
This book has amazing illustrations which are uplifting and positive. The book has a great message that even though we are all different we are so sim . . .
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Under the Same Sky by Emily w
Under the Same Sky is quite a short book but it really has a beautiful texture to it and the way the words have twisted meanings especially this one " . . .
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Town is by the Sea by Easther
The illustrations in this book I think are quite simple, personally it isn't my favourite. It's not clear enough for me. . . .
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The Hate U Give by Natasha
I found the book was quite difficult and was for older students. However it would teach students how horrible racism is and how people are affected by . . .
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Beyond the Bright Sea by Easther
I think that this book is a book that connects the reader to the main character Crow. Although it isn't the easiest book to read, The curiousity of Cr . . .
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Beyond the Bright Sea by Dhruvina
This is a great book! It's about a boy who has been shipped away as a new born child and he has lots of questions. This book goes on a journey to answ . . .
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Night Shift by Anna
Debi Gliori wrote and illustrated the very thought-provoking Night Shift. Debi has lived through most of her adult life with depressive illness which . . .
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Release by Anna
This is two stories interwoven yet separate. Adam and Angela best friends since forever. They are at that stage of their lives when everything seems t . . .
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Town is by the Sea by Anna
Town is by the Sea is illustrated by Sydney Smith. Our Book Clubbers were intrigued to know where and when this was set and they were fascinated by Sy . . .
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Saint Death by Anna
You will know from the title, Saint Death, that this will not be a comfortable read, but completely compelling, yes. Marcus Sedgewick uses the Mexican . . .
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A First Book of Animals by Anna
Our Book Club loved the vivid, vibrant, beautifully drawn pictures in this colourful book written by Nicola Davies and illustrated by Petr Horacek. Ev . . .
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Rook by Anna
2 brothers Kenny and Nicky rescue a rook left for dead. Younger brother Kenny is determined they can make it better. Older brother Nicky has his doubt . . .
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After the Fire by Anna
This is a gripping and harrowing fictional thriller by Will Hill who was inspired by real events that happened in America back in 1993.It is a story a . . .
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Essex,
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Colchester,
Pages of Wisdom
Colchester Royal Grammar School
Colchester,
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Title: Millions
Author: Frank Cottrell Boyce
Winning Year: 2004

Comedy is blended with real life drama in perfect balance, in this unique story of brothers Damian and Anthony who suddenly have to spend "millions" in seven days before the euro takes over from the pound. A gripping read with an exuberant plot that you
 

 
 

Petr Horáček

Petr Horáček (Czech) trained at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague before becoming a graphic designer, painter and author-illustrator. His titles Strawberries Are Red and What Is Black and White? won the Books for Chi . . .