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Bishop's Stortford
Group status: Making our way through the shortlist.

Emily Robson

The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sean
'The Smell of Other People's Houses' is a thrilling adventure with twists and turns. Love, drama and adventure are all shown as you look at the lives . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Zaqueu
I enjoyed reading this book because it has a unique twist with all the words in lower case as we see everything through Alice’s eyes, with small sec . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Ms Hall
The Bone Sparrow is a beautiful book. I had no idea of the situation in Burma and that refugees were in camps in Australia. It opened my eyes to the p . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Jonathan
I thought this book was aimed at a younger audience. I liked the idea and the application of science but it is not something I would choose to read if . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Taylor
At first it was tricky as the book is in lower case and it took a bit of time to adjust to it at first. But once I got into it I really enjoyed it. . . .
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Birchwood Bookworms
Bishop's Stortford
The Bishop's Stortford High School
Bishop's Stortford,
Bishops Stortford College Prep School
Bishops Stortford,
Birchwood High School
Bishops Stortford
Who is your favourite character so far?

Beck
Subhi
Zen
Emilia
Alice
Prez
Annabelle
Ruth
 
Title: The Graveyard Book
Author: Neil Gaiman
Winning Year: 2010

Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, would be a completely normal boy if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised and educated by ghosts. For it is in the land of the living that real danger lurks, a danger that has already killed Bod's family.