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Group status: We are reading well and have mixed emotions/thoughts on the books we are reading and wish to have read most of the books.



Mrs Walker

Release by Tia
Release is an interesting book that is very mysterious. I enjoyed the book however I feel as if the ending is unfinished and could have been continued . . .
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Saint Death by sheena
I have only just started this book and I absolutely love it. This has left me with many questions when I was on the first few pages,as I read on I was . . .
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After the Fire by Kunjal
This book is really detailed and has lots of mixed emotions. I was very mesmerised by this book as it talked about being locked up so this made me ver . . .
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The Song from Somewhere Else by Saroop
This book has been nicely written and I like the story line as it explores some important themes such as bullying. It was different to what I thought . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Sheena
Personally, I found that this book was aimed at a younger target audience due to the themes and language used and therefore was difficult to get into. . . .
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Under the Same Sky by Kairavi
I felt that the book was extremely heartfelt and captivating. The author explored intense themes and turned it into something beautiful. It was a grea . . .
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After the Fire by Saroop
I found that this book was a bit slow to get into and so I am still in the process of reading it as it hasn't completely gripped me yet. However, I th . . .
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The Hate U Give by Saroop
This book is very captivating! I have nearly finished this book and it has kept me gripped and hooked throughout. . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Siyanusa
I believe that this book is a very humorous book for the younger readers and I would definitely recommend it. Also, this book is about a young girl fe . . .
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Release by Nasma
At the beginning of the book, it seemed very exciting and gripping, which followed the life of 17 year old, Adam, trying to figure out his life and th . . .
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Beyond the Bright Sea by Kunjal
This book was really interesting as the plot changes really fast and leaves you mesmerised. The book leaves an image of the part of the book your read . . .
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Release by Saroop
I found that there were two different stories within this book which were alternating between chapters. I think that this was a good idea however, it . . .
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Release by Saroop
I thought that this book was good because it raised topics of issue that are not so widely discussed. It had a very creative written style and I reall . . .
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The Hate U Give by Mira
This book was absolutely thrilling! I thoroughly enjoyed it and definitely recommend to others to read as it is such a page turner! The storyline is n . . .
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Hooked on Books
The Cedars
Leicester,
CJS Reading Champions
Leicester,
 
Which of the long list was your favorite?

The Berlin Love Song
4% (2 votes)

Out of Heart
29% (15 votes)

The Explorer
37% (19 votes)

Black Light Express
8% (4 votes)

   
 
Title: Salt to the Sea
Author: Ruta Sepetys
Winning Year: 2017

It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together by their desperation to reach the ship that can take them away from the war-ravaged land. Four young people, each haunted by their own dark secret, narrate their unforgettable stori
 

 
 

Angie Thomas

Angie Thomas was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She studied Creative Writing at Belhaven University, where she was one of the only black students – a theme visited in The Hate U Give, her debut novel, which is currentl . . .