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TGS Lit Club

Group status: It's Friday lunchtime and we are having our weekly Lit Club meeting and ...eating! ...oh and singing

Our group includes: Terrible Tom Buckley, Horrendous Hamish Russell and other such members as: Fearsome Freddie, Slippery Sam Bercovici, Crunchy Christian, Munchy Michael Heslop and Heartless Henry. We also have Murderous Miranda, Maleficent Maia and ... Restless Rosabella! Oh and Mr Young and Mrs Settle

The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sam and Miranda
Review so far ... At the beginning it's quite well written in that the child has experienced an upsetting situation and the writer handles this wel . . .
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Railhead by Mrs Sette
Enjoying this book so far. Good introduction to the characters and enjoying the pace of the story. An adventurous romp through space with some cri . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Freddie
This was an OK read but I lost interest half way through. It seemed like it was trying to be funny but failed miserably. . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Maia
Wolf Hollow continued ... Still enjoying it, when I get into it I keep reading 'till told to stop and go to bed. It's a mix of mystery, religion and . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Henry
I really enjoyed the the beginning but I thought it was a bit boring after about 50 pages. I didn't actually finish the book as I started reading othe . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Tom
This is a good book. Quite emotional and gripping, made me want to read on. It involves four main characters fleeing from the soviets, trying to get o . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Maia
Review so far ... I am really enjoying it, it's very well written. It has a really good story line and the characters have really well thought of . . .
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Beck by Christian & Mr Young
Very adult, some scenes not for younger readers. The narrative rolled along but some of the situations the protagonist got into, whilst realistic, se . . .
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TA Book Eagles
Thetford, Norfolk
The Thetford Academy
What do you like to eat for lunch at Lit Club

School dinners
School packed lunch
Packed lunch from home
Mrs Settle's grapes
Mr Young's occasional treats
Title: The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents
Author: Terry Pratchett
Winning Year: 2001

A brilliant and witty twist on the tale of the Pied Piper. Funny and irreverent, but also dark and subversive, in the way it parodies the classic folk tale genre. This is a story that holds a mirror up to our world and questions attitudes and behaviour pr


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