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Loulabelle Gooch

The Stars at Oktober Bend by Ella
I really enjoyed this book, I felt so connected to the characters Alice and Manny. This book is about a girl could Alice Nightingale who is fifteen bu . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by loulabelle
This book is set in Alaska 1970 where for characters Ruth, Dora, Alyce and Hank tell their stories. Ruth lives with her strict grandmother after he . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Grace
The smell of other peoples houses are about four main characters. Alyce, Dora, Ruth and Hank. There lives are all very different however, they all lea . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Abigail
The smell of other people's houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock. The book contains love and tragedy. The recommended age for this book is 10+. In this boo . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Loulabelle
Four people all heading to the same place can they do it? Salt to the Sea is set in World War 2 where Russia is invading Germany. Emilia, Joana and Fl . . .
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Beck by Lydia
Beck is a adventure book which is wrote by Mal peet I would recommend for 12 and up Beck starts of at a nun's house but then goes aff to Canada . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Grace
Annabelle, lives in a quiet town called Wolf Hollow. That all change when Betty, a troubled teenager comes into town. When Betty disappears, everyone . . .
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Out of the nominated books, which cover and blurb do you think is the most eye-catching and engaging?

Salt to the Sea
Wolf Hollow
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth
Smell of Other People's Houses
Stars of Oktober Bend
Beck
Bone Sparrow
Railhead
 
Title: Millions
Author: Frank Cottrell Boyce
Winning Year: 2004

Comedy is blended with real life drama in perfect balance, in this unique story of brothers Damian and Anthony who suddenly have to spend "millions" in seven days before the euro takes over from the pound. A gripping read with an exuberant plot that you
 

 
 

Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Frank Cottrell Boyce is the author of Millions, Framed, Cosmic, The Astounding Broccoli Boy and the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang sequels. He is also a successful writer of screen-plays and, along with director Danny Boyle, devised the Opening Ceremony . .