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Group status: Well done, Deeyahni - a brilliant review of our second book!
Keen readers in Years 5 and 6

Miss Bell

The Wolves of Currumpaw by Jason
I like the illustrations especially the one for capture,I thought it was sad that Lobo dies and I also like how Lobo defended his pack (but) unfortuna . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Deborah
I really enjyed how the book was layed out and ithink that the judges chose this book because of the detailed illustrations and how they actually tell . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Jamie
I liked the book because of the illustrations.they looked like the animals were cut out of small shapes;my favourite animals of the north is the grey . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Deeyahni
Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone was really a magical book.The pictures were really detailed even on the pages. I really like how they changed . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Deborah
I like the illustrations especially the one of the ermine because it has a lot of detail and I like its eyes and I like the information and I also lea . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Lyla
This book was really breathtaking because I am fond of the Harry Potter books and to have such amazing illustrations, I find it amazing! My favourite . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Vadims
Judging by fact I've never seen or read any of the Harry Potter series I'm fascinated by the drawing I loved how the author connected the front cover. . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Rania
What Iliked about this book is that the kid is trying to find a home and he finds it with people of his kind . Also I liked the animals and the illus . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Caleb
I like this book because it has a lot of repetition and tells us what there was.My favourite part was when he found the creatures at the end. . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Mahir
This book is amazing,it has great illustration when it puts a multiple of shapes that,together,makes a fabulous picture.It tell you facts that you did . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Fatima
I like the way that everything is draw in this book and all the splatters and the front page is dark and gloomy and makes you want to read more and mo . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Fatima
I like the way that everything is draw in this book and all the splatters and the front pay is dark and gloomy and makes you want to read more and mor . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Carise
A great big cuddle was my favourite poem book because it was just happy and I loved the illustration.But the best poem (in my opinion)was bendy man be . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Caleb
I like this book because it really cheers me up.It also has really good colours. I like the poem 'Don't squash' because the elephant's face looks worr . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Lyla
I really enjoyed reading this because it was not like other stories as it was all about a journey of a hunter.The pictures match the story perfectly b . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Konah
I liked it because it has a lot of laughter. It also has a lot of rhythm and it has such good illustrations. The best thing ever though is... it is no . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Joan
I read this book to my teacher - she laughed. . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Rania
This is a really good book to cheer you up a lot; I love the rhyming of it. My favourite two are 'I'm hungry' and 'I'm angry'. . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by NATHAN
This book has amazing illustrations and the drawings blend in with the style of the book because if you use computer animation it wouldn't blend in wi . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Fatima
I like the illustrations of this book and how the journey begins with all his wolfs even if it's in his head it's still amazing book. I really like t . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Deeyahni
I think the illustrations in this book were amazing. They make me feel happy just looking them. I love how they introduce the wolves and they have the . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Mahir
This book is amazing.It has great illustrations and I can't believe it was drawn. I give this a ten out of ten. This is for you adventurous people to . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Wardah
The Wolves of Currumpaw is a very emotional book that has a lot of action. I really enjoyed reading it and would give it nine out of ten. The illust . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Vadims
I loved the art style and the colours that the author used to create an image in the readers head. I liked how the author made little pictures to go w . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Carise
The book 'The wolves of Currumpaw' by William Grill wasn't a book I thought I'd really like but the diagrams were on point and I loved the quality. I' . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Lola
The book's art and style is amazing and beautiful. It's a sad tale from 120 years ago in America; it taught me to think before you act, even if you've . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Rania
This was not one of my favourite books, but the illustrations are fantastic; the story is really sad because you shouldn't move an animal from their . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Caleb
What I like about the book is that all of the pictures were so colourful and well designed. I also liked that the book is telling history about New Me . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Angela
A beautiful, stark and sad story about the plight of our hero, Old Lobo. The red illustrations at the beginning of the book soon turn into blues and . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Vadims
My favourite page, or poem I should say, is Tippy-tappy and Wiggly wiggly; they are hilarious and with the pictures they're amazing.The art work just . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Fatima
I really like the way all the pictures were drawn and written. Because of this, I always want to read more and tell someone about it. I like how the . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Nathan
This book is amazing. There are awesome poems and it contains an amazing amount of different types like tongue twisters and more . I thank Michael Ros . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Mahir
This book is amazing.It has great illustrations and It is for all ages.I give this a ten out of ten. . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Wardah
A Great Big Cuddle is a good introduction to poetry and rhyming. It has amazing illustrations and my favorite poems are Bendyman, Mr. Hobson Jobson sa . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Deeyahni
I really enjoyed reading 'A great big cuddle'. My favourite poem is Are you listening? because I love the rhymes that are in there. What I also like a . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Deborah
I like the illustrations and how it is written. . . .
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Tidy by Wardah
A very funny rhyming woodland story about being too tidy. Pete the badger likes everything to be neat and tidy at all times,but what starts as t . . .
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The Journey by Konah
I liked it because it starts out sad and when it comes to the end it becomes happier. When I opened the book, at first I didn't think it was going to . . .
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The Journey by Rania
The journey is a fantastic book and best of all is that they don't give up because they had to leave it all behind. . . .
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The Journey by Elliott
I thought it was very good and I love the illustrations. It was also very sad. . . .
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Tidy by Jamie
I enjoyed the book because Pete liked to tidy up but then he tidied up too much so then he made the forest not the forest any more. The thing that was . . .
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Tidy by Nathan
To begin with, this book's illustrations are magnificent. The way Emily Gravett illustrates her books is awesome. My favourite drawing in this book is . . .
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Tidy by Mahir
This book is amazing; the sentences match the illustrations. I give this book an 8 out of ten and I hope this is the winner of the Kate Greenaway meda . . .
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Tidy by Richard
This book was terrific and awesome - so amazing I don't know how to start. Well, my favourite page was the front cover; it looked so realistic! If I c . . .
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Tidy by Deborah
I like the illustrations because they actually show what the characters are doing. I also like the description of what they are doing. . . .
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Tidy by Lyla
I really enjoyed reading Tidy because it is a really detailed book filled with laughter! I think that the illustrations are made with pencils because . . .
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Tidy by Deeyahni
I think that Tidy is an amazing book because it shows how a little badger(Pete)likes everything clean and tidy. This book was different because I woul . . .
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Tidy by Fatima
I really like the way how it ended. Tidy is a very good book and I love the main character. . . .
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Tidy by Vadims
I was speechless when I first opened the book.My eyes were drawn to the colours and layout of the pages. I loved how the author used simple language a . . .
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Tidy by Carise
Tidy was a very funny book! What I liked best was thinking about how Pete (the badger)got the equipment and the phone number for the concrete company! . . .
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Tidy by Rania
I think the moral of Tidy is that everything does not have to be perfect or else things will get complicated. I liked it when he found that he could . . .
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Tidy by Angela
Tidy is a book about a very neurotic badger ( Pete ) who sets about tidying up his forest. The story unfolds following a beautiful and natural forest . . .
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The Journey by Richard
To begin with this book is AMAZING!!!I love the book because the illustrations are really real and the colours are different. My favourite pages are t . . .
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The Journey by Nathan
This book's illustrations are absolutely awesome. The pictures are amazing and I love the use of intensity as the book goes on. Most parts of the book . . .
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The Journey by Vadims
The artwork and illustrations are amazing.The front cover almost tells you the story and the pictures of the story are powerful with the words. I high . . .
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The Journey by Lyla
I really enjoyed reading this book because it is really adventurous and the author persuades you to carry on reading! I assume throughout the book it . . .
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The Journey by Jamie
I enjoyed the book because it felt like it was pulling me into it.But the book was sad because the water killed the father which was really upsetting. . . .
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Tidy by Joan
It was funny to read it - made me want to read it again and again. . . .
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The Journey by Deeyahni
This book was very pleasant. The pictures were eye-catching and vibrant and it made a huge impact on the story. I think that the images are drawn usin . . .
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Tidy by Joan
It was so interesting, I read it like 5 times! . . .
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The Journey by Deborah
The book was fun - it had unexpected twists and turns and I really enjoyed reading it. . . .
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The Journey by Wardah
The Journey is the saddest book I have ever read, although it has wonderful illustrations. It is about an ordinary happy family with their world turne . . .
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The Journey by Abbie
In my opinion I thought that this book was extremely good. I thoroughly enjoyed the part when they moved to the city and were safe away from the dange . . .
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The Journey by Fatima
The Journey is a really good book but when you get to the part when it says "and on day the war took my father" I thought it was going to be a reall . . .
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The Journey by Mahir
This book is so sad as they are forced to leave their family and friends because of a war.They lost their father and because of that,if I was in that . . .
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Woolwich Library
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Critical Kids
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Worms of words
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Title: Each Peach Pear Plum
Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg
Winning Year: 1978

This is an engaging and interactive book for the very young. Familiar nursery-rhyme characters, such as Mother Hubbard and Baby Bunting, sneak their way into the gentle drawings. Even young children who might not know all the fairy-tale stars can find the
 

 
 

Chris Riddell

Chris Riddell is one of the country's finest children's book illustrators. He has twice won the Kate Greenaway Medal - for Pirate Diary and Gulliver's Travels. He is a political cartoonist for the Observer and has collaborated wi .