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Group status: We've realised that trying to compare brilliantly different books is hard!

Charlton Park Academy is a Special Academy for students with complex, low incidence special educational needs. The Reading Clubs meet once a week in the Library.

Tidy by Victoria
We liked the way all the other animals looked at Badger. Lisa thought the ants were funny. . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Victoria
Ryan read the information about some of the animals and thinks the pictures sit well with it. Megan likes the fox page best, the images are good. . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Victoria
Sami enjoyed reading the poems aloud. Ella said that the poems are great to listen to but she didn't need the pictures. Hope thinks the pictures are . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Victoria
Everyone laughed at the illustrations. Sean thought the style was very clever. Sami enjoyed reading the text while sharing the pictures. . . .
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The Marvels by Victoria
Ella said it is wonderful. Sean thinks it is cinematic. Lisa thinks the density of pictures is a bit overwhelming. The gold edging makes it a beaut . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by London Bridge
Taiwo thinks it is really funny and said "wow" at lots of pages. Kofi said the illustrations are clever. Everyone thinks it is a brilliant story. . . .
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The Marvels by London Bridge
The gold edging makes Robbie think of treasure. Joshua thinks that the pictures would be better with colour but Ferlicia thinks they make more of an . . .
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Sherington Year 3 Reading Club
Sherington Primary school Yr 6 reading circle
There are lots of types of books on the Greenaway list, which do you normally prefer?

Picture books
Title: A Monster Calls
Author: Patrick Ness
Illustrator: Jim Kay
Winning Year: 2012

The monster shows up after midnight. It isn't the one Conor has been expecting; the one from his nightmare; the one he has had nearly every night since his mother started her treatment. But this new monster is ancient, and wild, and it wants something ju


Lane Smith

There is a shelf of books by renowned artist and author Lane Smith, including the New York Times bestselling It's a Book and its companion, It's a Little Book. The beautiful Caldecott Honor-winning Grandpa Green can also be found there al .