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Felpham Community College
Bognor Regis,
Group status: Our reading group meets in the Library at lunchtime on Wednesday to discuss the short listed titles and generally disagree about which ones we like.
Twelve students from years 7 to 10 are currently reading their way through as many of the short listed titles as they can manage.

Beyond the Bright Sea by Millie
This is an amazing book with a strong heroine and a great plot. It's about a girl, Crow, who washed up on a island as a baby. It chronicles her advent . . .
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Thornhill by Oliver
brilliant illustrations amazing gripping story amazing book definitely worth reading . . .
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Where the World Ends by Millie
Every year, boys are sent from St Kilda to a far away sea stack. This book tells the story of what happens when the boat doesn't come back for them. . . .
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Saint Death by Oliver
Saint Death is the first Marcus Sedgwick book I have read but it has made me want to read a lot more of his as it has a gripping story line with a dra . . .
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Rook by Millie
Rook is an excellent book, with a great plot but a name that is irrelevant. I love Rooky, and he deserves more limelight. It has many unexpected twist . . .
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St Philip Howard Catholic High School
Bognor Regis,
Regis Readers
Littlehampton Academy Carnegie Crazies
The Regis School
Bognor Regis,
What makes a book really good?

Vivid description
Gripping beginning and surprise ending
Characters I care about
Issues and themes I can relate to
Language I understand
A narrator I really like
A story that keeps me turning the pages
The right words in the right places
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