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St Ninian's High School
Group status: Some definite favourites emerging now!

The St Ninian's shadowing group is made up of some members of the Library Book Group, with some readers from S3 who are also taking up the challenge. I'm not sure how many will manage to read all eight books, but we'll see...! The Awards Breakfast awaits in the middle of June.

The Stars at Oktober Bend by Aidan
The Stars at Oktober Bend by Glenda Millard was one of the books I did not really understand and like. I felt that it was difficult reading the book w . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Aidan
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk is a captivating book set during the early 1940s about a girl named Annabelle, who lives in Western Pennsylvania with her f . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Aidan
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell-Boyce was one of the books I did not really understand and like. I was a bit confused by the storyl . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Rona
It was the name that encouraged me to read this book because I wanted to know the reason for the name. Zana Fraillon wrote this book in a very emotion . . .
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Railhead by Aidan
Railhead by Philip Reeve is a book set in the future where humanity has left Earth and settled on many different worlds. Travelling in between worlds . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Niamh
I liked the story's characters and how the book let you connect with them. My least favourite parts of the book were when main characters got hurt. I . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Aidan
The Smell Of Other People's House by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock is a wonderful book about the lives of four different people living in Alaska with four diff . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Aidan
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys is a brilliant book set during World War 2. The author describes the stories from four different refugees, with four d . . .
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Beck by Aidan
Beck is a fascinating book about a boy who is desperate to find a place where he belongs. Orphaned and mistreated by his many different guardians, Bec . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Aidan
The Bone Sparrow by Zana Fraillon is a thriller of a book about Subhi, a refugee whose life has been enclosed in an immigration detention centre ever . . .
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Which book has the best cover?

The Bone Sparrow
100% (4 votes)

Title: The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents
Author: Terry Pratchett
Winning Year: 2001

A brilliant and witty twist on the tale of the Pied Piper. Funny and irreverent, but also dark and subversive, in the way it parodies the classic folk tale genre. This is a story that holds a mirror up to our world and questions attitudes and behaviour pr


Lauren Wolk

After graduating from Brown University in 1981 with a degree in English literature, Lauren Wolk spent a year as a writer with the Battered Women's Project of the St. Paul American Indian Center, and then worked as both an editor and an English teacher



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