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Sacred Heart Shadowers
London,
Group status: Another year, another set of brilliant books!
We are a London-based all-girls school. This year we have two groups of shadowers. One is made up of Year 7s and we meet on Thursdays. The other group is made up of Year 8s meets on Wednesdays.

Wolf Hollow by Caitlin
I think this book is a mystery or drama genre. It includes the keeping of secrets and lies that are told. I would recommend this book for 10+ as it . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Catia
This book is about a girl called Annabelle who goes through a lot of life changing events. I liked the fact that the story was realistic and had some . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Jiana
I give this book an 8/10 because it is different than any other story. Its genre is mystery and drama. I would recommend this book to 10+ years but th . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by mary
I thoroughly enjoyed this book, The Stars at Oktober Bend, because it was purely unique and original and gave an insight to a whole entire scope of su . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Elizabeth
This book is a beautiful collection of feelings and poetry and written in varying perspectives that show the experiences of two complex and individual . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jiana
Salt to the Sea is about 4 different teenagers with 4 incredible stories. I give this book 9/10. I like this book because it is historical and th . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Agata
I give this book a 9/10. This is because it is very eye- opening and interesting to see the different points of view from different characters. This b . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Caitlin
This book is about a refugee named Subhi, who is stuck in a immigration detention centre. I give this book a 8.5/10. I think this book is a very go . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Nathalie
There is a boy called Subhi. He was born in an immigration centre, his entire life was behind fences, that was all what he has ever known. He then mee . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Catia
I enjoyed reading the bone sparrow because it showed you a bit of how life is for refugees in refugee camps.It also had very interesting character and . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sophia
I really enjoyed the smell of other peoples houses because it was really captivating to find how the different stories became entangled to come toget . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Elizabeth
This book is a meaningful story that effortlessly describes the varied experiences of four different people and portrays how events intertwine these e . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Mary
I really enjoyed 'The smell of other peoples houses' because I really enjoyed the way it was told from four different perspectives. I enjoyed how each . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Nathalie and Caitlin
Nathalie: In this wonderful book you will enter to a zone where you are so addicted to it. It is based on world war 2 but there is a wonderful romanc . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Catia
I really enjoyed Salt to the Sea because I liked the way the chapters were each written in each characters opinion- I also liked the way the author wr . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Sophia
Railhead is a very creative book with hidden secrets to discover. However the description of the planets were very brief causing some confusion when s . . .
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Railhead by Elizabeth
This book is a whimsical and gripping Sci-Fi story that follow petty thief Zen Starling who 'rides the rails and rides his luck'. This fantastic premi . . .
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Railhead by Mary
I thought Railhead was an exceptionally good book for all readers not just sci-fi fans. The author, Philip Reeve, created a really fascinating world t . . .
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Godolphin and Latymer School
London,
The Readers
London,
Bute Book Worms
Hammermsith, London
Cambridge School & Godolphin and Latymer School
London,
Which has been your favourite so far?

   
 
Title: Buffalo Soldier
Author: Tanya Landman
Winning Year: 2015

Charley, a young African-American slave from the Deep South, is freed at the end of the American Civil War. However her freedom is met with tragedy after her adopted mother killed at the hands of a mob, and Charley finds herself alone with no protection
 

 
 

Philip Reeve

Philip Reeve was born and raised in Brighton, where he wrote his first story at the tender age of five about a spaceman called Spike and his dog Spook. He is a talented illustrator and writer, and he has illustrated several titles in the Horri . .