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Chobham Academy Book Group
40 Cheering lane, London
Group status: Lots of reading to do, and loving the books so far!

Our favourites so far

Hi, This year all our readers are in Year 7. We are really enjoying the books so far- and can't wait to see who wins!

Wolf Hollow by Anna
This was a gripping book about acceptance and judging people before really knowing them. The protagonist Annabelle was a caring, passionate girl, who . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Lola
Four very different characters, with one goal in common, set off on a journey, trying to flee the war that broke their lives. Despite encounters with . . .
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Salt to the Sea by martha
This book is a historical novel about the 2nd World War and the struggling refugees fleeing from their countries. It has many perspectives from differ . . .
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Railhead by ♥Maya Stubbings♥
This book is an excellent example of the phrase 'don't judge a book by it's cover', as at first glance the whole of my reading group said that it didn . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Orange Juice
This book brings out many emotions, I think it made me see the book in a different way and I was captured into it immediately. My favorite characte . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by bookworm
I think this is a very exciting book which tells us about the life of a refugee who has always lived behind a fence and how harsh life is for him. . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Liza
This is probably my favorite book so far. Both the plot and the fast pace of the book really will grasp any reader of a variety of ages. The book also . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Martha
The Bone Sparrow is a very powerful book which highlights how terrible the world we live in today is, and how we choose to ignore it. Subhi goes on an . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Martha
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth was a great book. It had a simple but effective plot, with a few twists along the way. Even though I was not the targ . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Rose_14
This book is sometimes hard to understand due to the fact the main character doesn't speak very good English, although the plot is pretty simple and . . .
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Where would you most like to spend your summer holidays this year?

Helping out on the Family Farm near Dumfries where Prez found Sputnik
On a once in a lifetime trip to Myanmar, the country where Subhi's family came from but he can only dream about
Camping and learning outdoor survival skills near Fairbanks, Alaska
Sight-seeing around the Baltic coast looking for the places mentioned in Salt to the Sea
Relaxing in rural Pennsylvania, the setting for Wolf Hollw
Title: I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato
Illustrator: Lauren Child
Winning Year: 2000

Lola will not eat peas. In fact, she won't eat carrots, potatoes, mushrooms, eggs, sausages, cauliflower, cabbage or baked beans. And she will absolutely not eat a tomato. When Charlie discovers that peas are green drops from Greenland, and that carrots