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Bury Grammar Girls
Bury,
Group status: Reading and being AWESOME!!!

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We are a form of 16 year 9s and Mrs Banfield the English teacher. We may be insane but... WE LOVE READING!!! #readabook

Bethany L-G 9B


Bury Grammar School Boys
Bury,
The Derby Bookworms
Which of the eight shortlisted books has the best cover design?

Fire Colour One
8% (2 votes)

Five Children on the Western Front
4% (1 vote)

The Rest of Us Just Live Here
8% (2 votes)

One
23% (6 votes)

Lies We Tell Ourselves
8% (2 votes)

The Lie Tree
19% (5 votes)

 
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 is raped and lynched at the hands of a mob, and Charley finds herself alone with no protection. In a terrifyingly lawless land, where the colour of a person's skin can bring violent death, Charley disguises herself as a man and joins the army. Trapped in a world of injustice and inequality, it's only when Charley is posted to Apache territory to fight "savage Indians" that she begins to learn about who she is and what it is to be truly free.
 

 

Bury Grammar School Boys