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Minsthorpe Book Buzz
South Elmsall,
Group status: Really enjoying reading.

Doing what we do best - reading books and eating cake ;)

Hi we're Minsthorpe Book Buzz! We are a group of around 20 students from year 7 up to year 11 who are united in our passion for reading! This is the first time that we have shadowed the Carnegie Literature Award and we are absolutely loving the sheer range and breadth of texts available to us so far! Thanks for visiting our page - happy reading! :)

Jack K and Sarah A

Beck by Kaden
Beck is a book that can be depressing at time yet an enjoyable book after reading this book my heart was filled with overwhelming emotions All in al . . .
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Railhead by Jack
Railhead is a sci-fi book about a boy called Zen Starling a thief that steals for his family. however he steals from other planets using a mechanism c . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Zack Rubery
I really like this story so far because its dark and mysterious which is one of my favourite genres. In several chapters it has the opening ____ is a . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Zack Rubery
I really like this story so far because its dark and mysterious which is one of my favourite genres. In several chapters it has the opening ____ is a . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Zak
Sputniks guide to life on earth is a comedic novel with an amazing storyline. It follows the characters prez and sputnik who must save the earth from . . .
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Beck by Kaden
Beck is a book filled with unexpected twist and turns. It based on a realistic background but has a fictional story and characters. The books opening . . .
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Railhead by Christopher
"Really good book,I'm obsessed" - Ben White "Not yet read, but I want to read it ASAP" -ADMIN Jack Kenyon The are two of the many great praises 'Ra . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jacob
My book is about 4 different lives that get entangled, it is very interesting because there is someone called Hank, he is hiding illegally on a cruise . . .
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Beck by Ethan
Beck was partly written by Mal Peet, but after his death last year, Meg Rosoff took over and published it in October. At first, this book felt slow, t . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Grace
Salt to the sea is about four different people, with different aspects of the war. I think this book is so, so, good because it's shows how the victim . . .
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Beck by Kleenex
This book was very very emotional and weird. It took us through a heart warming and heart cringing journey which realistically described the life of . . .
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Wolf Hollow by kieran
Wolf hollow is a tale focused on a girl called annabelle who's life was prefect and all of a sudden turned into a hurcane . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Sarah
Salt to the sea is an amazing book about suffering and finding a friend for life also the hope of finding a way to get out of the dreadful world war 2 . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Sarah
Salt to the sea is an amazing book about suffering and finding a friend for life also the hope of finding a way to get out of the dreadful world war 2 . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Jack
Sputnik's guide to life on earth is a hilarious novel full of humor, friends and families. It tells the story of young Prez who struggles to cope with . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Kaden
The Bone Sparrow is a book that has a realistic background but a fictional story. This book is a lot like the boy in the striped pyjamas where the lit . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jack
Salt to the sea is historical fiction about WW2. the main characters are Joana, Flourion, Emilia and Alfred. Joana is a Lithuanian nurse. Flourion is . . .
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Fitzwilliam Year 4
Fitzwilliam ,
Observant Ospreys
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Carlton year 3/4
Pontefract,
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School
Nr Pontefract,
What would you say the theme is for most of the books?

Pain and Suffering
64% (7 votes)

Freindship
18% (2 votes)

Family
18% (2 votes)

   
 
Title: The Highwayman
Author: Alfred Noyes
Illustrator: Charles Keeping
Winning Year: 1981

This is the illustrated version of the poem The Highwayman, written by Alfred Noyes and originally published in 1906. It tells the story of a highwayman and his doomed love for Bess, the landlord's daughter.
 

 
 

Ruta Sepetys

Ruta Sepetys is the author of acclaimed YA novel, Between Shades of Grey. Born and raised in Michigan in a family of Lithuanian descent, Ruta now lives with her husband in Tennessee. Ruta was a highly successful promoter of classical musi . .

 

 

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