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Churchill Academy
NR Weston-S- Mare,
Group status: A New Group has started - all very excited



Our new 2014 group has just started. Lots of new faces from year 7 and 8. Our first meeting on the 27thof March. Some of us took out our first books already!

Karianna Sweet, Joe Bunce

Salt to the Sea by Catherine
Usually, this isn't my favourite genre of book but I was pleasantly surprised by this story. It covered areas of history I didn't know much about but . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jaz
Salt to the Sea starts off by introducing the reader to the four different characters who narrate the book. This was a confusing structure, as each di . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Jaz
The main character is a twelve year old girl called Annabelle, who is a likable protagonist - you are always rooting for her! She is a brave and kind . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jaz
The Smell of Other People's Houses is an amazing book that has four captivating narratives. These characters were clearly different and it was easy to . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Maddie
I think that bone sparrow is a detailed and intriguing book. this is not a genre of book that I would generally read, however, this book is an amazing . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Nat
While Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth was an extremely well written book, with interesting and realistic references to past events and multiple inter . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Catherine
I thought that although the book was from Annabelle's perspective - who sometimes seemed more naive or unknowing than the characters around her - the . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Catherine
I really enjoyed this book as the fact it was written in verse didn't make it harder to fully appreciate the story and understand the characters. In f . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ellena
A really sweet though challenging book that sums up life and carries some good messages. . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Maddie
I think that this book could be very interesting to some people and also thoroughly exciting, however, I find this book a bit boring, and whilst I thi . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Maddie
This book is so far one of my favourites ( along with Wolf Hollow). I think how the characters all end up knowing each other from separate ways is a s . . .
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Title: Maggot Moon
Author: Sally Gardner
Winning Year: 2013

A ruthless regime is determined to beat its enemies in a race to the moon. But when his best friend Hector is suddenly taken away, it is up to unlikely hero Standish, his grandfather, and a small band of rebels, to confront and defeat the ever-present opp
 

 

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