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Garnetbank Primary School
Group status: We're busy reading and enjoying this year's shortlisted books!


We are a happy class of Primary 1 children who LOVE reading and hearing stories! It is fantastic to be involved in the Greenaway awards and we are having lots of fun doing so. We hope you enjoy our reviews and pick up some suggestions for great books to read.

Mrs T

Ibrox Library Chatterbooks
St Aloysius' College Library
St Aloysius College
When is your favourite time to read?

At bedtime
37% (71 votes)

During school
4% (7 votes)

When I get home from school
2% (4 votes)

55% (106 votes)

Title: Borka: the Adventure of a Goose with No Feathers
Illustrator: John Burningham
Winning Year: 1963

Borka one of six goslings hatched by Mrs Plumster, is different from the rest, she has no feathers. The doctor advises the distressed mother to knit some for her daughter, but the grey jersey makes swimming and flying equally difficult and Borka is left