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Railhead by Archie
Railhead is pretty dangerous. Put it down for too long and you lose the flow of it's complex story, whereas if you read it for too long you can end up . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Caleb
This book displayed a wide range of language and structural techniques, that I was surprised with and felt it added effect to the novel. However, I d . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Anushka
The Smell of Other People's houses is about four different people with very different lives who then meet and become entangled in each others problems . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jack
This book is a thrilling read, four completely different backgrounds come together and collide together to help overcome numerous life problems. For m . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Hollie
I really enjoyed Salt to the Sea because it was very eventful and I really liked the characters. I like how the book was written because it gave a rea . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Caleb
This book was not for me. It seemed a little too childish and less proper than the others in the Carnegie selection. Although I tried to enjoy it an . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Joe
This book was a good story and it was joined together quite nicely by 4 different characters . I feel this was the best book yet. . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Abi
I surprisingly really enjoyed the book The Smell Of Other People's Houses as I thought that it wasn't my type of book the I would usually read. But I . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Charlotte
I think that this book was really exciting and I loved that the concept of the book was based on a range of characters views. It was very entertaining . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Emilie
This book is an extraordinary story on how you should stand up for what you believe in even if you get killed for it. The main character, Annabelle, . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Sophie Jones
I thought this book was very detailed and had an excitable story line. Wolf Hollow is about a girl called Annabelle who lives in a peaceful town durin . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Megan
The Stars at Oktober Bend is a great read. It is very realistic. Because of this, it is quite hard to follow but once you get into it, it's a great re . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Billy
This book was based for people our age, (12-13). In my opinion I thought that this book was very good because it teaches you how to stand up for yours . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Lindo
Personally, I think that this book didn't live up to expectations. Despite the bursting, captivating cover, the words inside were dull. This book seem . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Harriet
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce is a creative, fun and childish book. I think this book would best suit someone who likes a l . . .
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Railhead by Oliver
I thought that Railhead was a bit to complicated and quite hard to follow. The world and characters were well imagined and described. The idea was cle . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Tyler
Sputniks Guide to Life on Earth is a light hearted book that was full of childish jokes. This book definitely appeals more to the younger audience as . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Autumn
This is an extraordinary tale of don't judge a book, by its cover. It reminds me hugely of To Kill A Mockingbird, as it plays great detail to each cha . . .
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Railhead by Layla
I didn't really enjoy reading Railhead as I found it quite hard to get into as it was a genre that I wasn't used to reading. I think that it would be . . .
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Railhead by Abbie
To start with I didn't think this book was going to be to my taste, but after reading on, I actually didn't mind it. Science Fiction isn't really what . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Leah
I thought this book was quite hard to read as the girl's part had no capital letters. I quite like the story as it unfolds, and it explains everything . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Lauren
This book is a heavy sci-fi. It was quite interesting at the start but after a while I lost interest. I learned some new facts but overall this is not . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Charlotte
I think that this book was quite childish but in an enjoyable way. It definitely targets the younger audience but can still be a funny, exciting exper . . .
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Railhead by Brady
I didn't really favour this book mainly because it was a snails pace at the beginning. The futuristic theme and setting is cool and I think that some . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Finley
I really enjoyed this book, and its interesting yet touching story about different perspectives of life. It truly blew me away throughout, how it fit . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Afiba
In my opinion this book had a good story line, but was hard to get in to. The format of the story, threw me off. However I see how it linked to the st . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Jack
I didn't really understand this book and to be honest it wasn't really my kind of story. I got that lost that I could only pick out one character afte . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Sarah
I liked this book however it took me a long time to get into and I did get lost quite often. There are no capital letters yet do not believe that this . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Aaron
Wolf Hollow was not a book that stood out for me. However I eventually got into it and quite enjoyed it. I would really recommend the author as I like . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Lucy
I didn't really enjoy the book as much as I have the others, However I did like the moral of the story but still did find the book quite confusing. I . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Carys
I thought this book was extremely interesting. It is based on a young boy named Subhi, he is a refugee. I think the ending is sad and tragic. It was a . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Ryan
This book wasn't very appealing as I expected. It felt very childish and the illustrations where cringy. However I would recommend it to boys aged 8-1 . . .
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Railhead by Harkirat
I enjoyed reading this book because it was the first future book I enjoyed reading. This is because it was easy for me to understand. I also enjoyed i . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Molly
I enjoyed this book and I think the way it was set out with all of the different perspectives of the events as well as the letters from different char . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Alice
I didn't like the structure of the book and I always got the characters confused. The story was hard to follow and I didn't enjoy it. It took forever . . .
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Salt to the Sea by James
This book is surprisingly interesting as I thought it would be very emotional and sad all the time which would make it uninteresting but I was pleasan . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Freya
Salt to the Sea was an interesting and refreshing story, and the layout was especially unique. The chapters were short and alternated between the 4 di . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Autumn Ford
I sort of liked this book, I mean, it was a good story but I got lost a lot. The fact that it was all in short sentences and had no capital letters go . . .
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Railhead by Liam
Railhead is a book with a slow start. This book is sci fi, therefore I did not enjoy it. I think this book would be good for someone with a great imag . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Kamran
I quite enjoyed this book and the characters were well thought out. Despite the fact I enjoyed the storyline I found it slightly confusing with the la . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Harry
I enjoyed this book as it was a funny book and also easy to read. This book was silly but imaginative. Some of the things could have been more serious . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Woody
This book in my opinion was the best one so far. I think that I enjoyed it because it was funny and I particularly like books with the theme of comedy . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Katie
Salt to the Sea was a really good book but in places it was quite confusing, but in the end it turned out to be a very interesting book. I like the wa . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Sophie
I thought this book was very enlightening and showed two different stories that intertwined in a very effective way. I thought that this book was both . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Daniel
I didn't get very far into this book but at first glance it seemed very childish and seems to be for a younger audience. The writing was good but it . . .
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Railhead by Drew
I really wanted to enjoy this book but it wasn't really to my liking. I found the story quite boring to read and I was a bit confusing at times. Th . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Lily
This book was sort of childish and the illustrations just added this to this feeling. It was not my genre and I found it dull and boring. It is a come . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jack
I quite enjoyed this book and got into it fairly well. However part way through it the way that it is told from different opinions got me slighrly los . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Drew
I really enjoyed this book as it was a book that made me calm and relaxed after I read a chapter. The book had a lovely storyline and a marvellous the . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Autumn
I really enjoyed this book and admired how all the character's lives intertwined. I just wished there was more of a clearer plot however, it did have . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Megan
The Bone Sparrow is a moving and emotional story. Because it is based on facts, I found it a shocking. I praise the author because when people read th . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Leah
I found this book quite good as it shows the setting very well and shows people what refugee camps are like and how cruel they are. I thought it didn' . . .
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Railhead by Ryan
Railhead was not my favourite book but wasn't my least favourite either. It took a while to start off and get me hooked but it did and it was good. It . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Lauren
I think that this book is excellently written. The storyline is great and there are some really exciting plot twists throughout the book. I would defi . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Autumn Ford
I simply didn't like this book. I think that the writer wrote this book very well but the theme just didn't interest me. I thought the start was very . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Hollie
I quite liked this book as it was written in a childish form which made it easy to understand. Personally I don't really like this genre but this one . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sarah
I have really enjoyed reading this book. It is shown through several different people's perspectives and is very realistic. I like how Ruth expresses . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Lindo
This book proved to be quite a challenging read. The language and structure seems under developed, whether or not the author is trying to create an ef . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Harriet
I had mixed feelings towards this book as some parts were very confusing whereas others were easier to understand. However I thought the storyline was . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Tyler
I didn't really enjoy this book. It was confusing because of the lack of capital letters and the story just didn't hook me. If you like this genre or . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Megan
Frank Cottrell Boyce has written a hilarious novel. Although it isn't for me, I believe that this book would be a great read for younger children. Thi . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Leah
I thought this book was hard to get into because it is quite childish. It seems funny, but the humour is made for a younger audience. I think I would . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Mitchel
This book by Frank Cottrell Boyce in my opinion is a book I could read but it isn't really a book I would pick out. I believe it is a bit too childish . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Lauren
This book was a little confusing at the start but then it became clearer towards the middle and end. The writing for Alice was a very good idea as it . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jack
Salt to the Sea is a heart breaking novel that is an eye opening story. It really makes you aware of how bad things were at the end of the second worl . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Abi
I did not enjoy the book Salt to the Sea as it was not my type of book that I would normally read. I loved the way the author described the characters . . .
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Railhead by Caleb
Railhead was a book that did not appeal to my kind of read. I feel it would be for someone with more of a taste for the sci-fi genre. Zen grew to be . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Layla
I found this book had a really interesting story line that was different to any book that I have ever read. I really enjoyed learning about the diffe . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Anushka
Salt to the Sea is a drama mystery book about four teenagers trying to escape the Soviet Advance as the Nazi regime collapses. I really enjoyed this b . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Billy
I would have chosen this book for an older age group because of the content. I thought this book was a good read, because you could relate to what's h . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Sophie
I thought this book was very interesting and had an excitable story line. This book, in my opinion is targeted for older readers as it is based on a r . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Abbie
My favourite character in the book was Ruth because her story was relatable to some teenage girls. I think the book is very good and is really moving. . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Ryan
I enjoyed this book because it was very interesting and applied to some parts of real life. This is the part where Mr Ansel (a German) comes past the . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Izabella
This book was quite interesting, but not to my taste. The characters had many bad things happen to them, which made the audience feel sympathetic towa . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Autumn
A special, heart-breaking story which relates massively to today's world. It includes frequent humour and a convincing detailed description of a refug . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Emilie
This book really lifted my spirits as it teaches me to be grateful for all the things I have in live, this is because the characters in the novel are . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Sachi
I enjoyed this book because it was meant for more mature people my age. I enjoyed the grim theme and the language of this book was very engaging. The . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Caitlin
This book was very good but the way it is written is confusing at first until you get to know the characters. It was easy to get into and I enjoyed re . . .
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Railhead by Charlotte
This book was not my type I don't really enjoy reading futuristic novels. However the settings displayed throughout the book were really imaginative a . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Joe
Railhead was an interesting read, although I didn't particularly enjoy it. I disliked the main character, Zen, and although the plot was gripping at t . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Kiara
I found this book very easy to get into, the storyline flowed well and made sense. The actual story was enjoyable to read and kept me wanting to read . . .
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Railhead by Hollie
This book wasn't really my type of genre so I didn't really enjoy it. I still thought the characters were really good and I liked the structure of the . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Archie
The Smell of Other People's Houses is a very engaging and interesting book. It was a bit dull at times but everywhere else was captivating and enterta . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Oliver
This book was quite dull due to the fact that it was set up in a very old time in history. However it does turn me around a little bit because of a tu . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Sarah
I am not usually into this sort of genre however I enjoyed this book because it was really easy to follow and I liked how the same story was shown thr . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Afiba
I enjoyed this book and the genre is one I prefer. The characters different perspectives really helped me to understand the characters perception and . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Brady
This book was an absolute belter. I really enjoyed it as it was gripping from the very start. The writing style hooks you in and you never know what w . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Autumn Ford
This is the first book I actually disliked. It's just not my genre of book, I prefer gothic fantasy romance. I found this book very hard to get into . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Daniel
At first I thought that the story was slow and wasn't very memorable. After a while I thought that the story was starting to come together well and t . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Ellen
I enjoyed this book because it shows what life can actually be like in an immigration detention centre. It opens up peoples eyes and shows how hard it . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Carys
I think this is a good book. I understand what happened to Alice but however at the beginning I was very confused as to why she spoke in an unusual wa . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Lucy Goodwin
I really enjoyed the book The Bone Sparrow because I found the book very interesting and really liked the books storyline, However I found the end of . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Kamran
I found this book fairly enjoyable however I found it quite hard to get into at first as it contained many different perspectives. But after learning . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jack
I enjoyed this book and liked the fact that it was written in different perspectives and it helped me understand the book. I also felt that it brought . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Molly
I think that this book had a fun and original plot but it is not my particular genre or style of writing. For this reason I did not enjoy this book as . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Freya
To be completely honest, I wasn't a fan of this book, nor its style of writing. I found the book very hard to pick up, and even harder to read. I do n . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Alice
The Bone Sparrow is unpredictable and surprised me in many parts of the book. The book made me feel many emotions especially anger at Beaver, who bull . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Harkirat
I liked this book as there was a lot going on (adventure). When I started reading the first chapter I really enjoyed it because it had a lot to it l . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Finley
In my opinion, I didn't enjoy this book. No matter how hard I tried, I couldn't quite get in to it. The storyline was very confusing, especially when . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Daniel
In my opinion I didn't like this book as no matter how hard I tried I just couldn't get my head around the style in which this book was written. I wou . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Lily
I really enjoyed this book. At the start I found it a little bit confusing as there were 4 different peoples stories but they all come together after . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Sophie
I found that this book was very enjoyable and insightful into how certain people think and communicated with others. The different perspectives enable . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Aaron
The Bone Sparrow was a book that I quite enjoyed. I feel that the ending wasn't as enjoyable as I hoped it would be. To start with I found the story l . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Woody
I liked in this book how all of the different characters had unique backgrounds and I thought that it was almost a couple of small stories all put in . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Katie
I didn't really like reading this book, it wasn't the type of book I would choose to read because I don't really like this style but I'm sure there wo . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Liam
This book was very good. Unfortunately I did not get to finish this book but from what I read it was good. This book is that good I might go and buy i . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by James
I think that it was a funny book with a clear storyline and it was a very imaginative idea but it's not my type of book to read so I didn't enjoy it a . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Drew
I didn't really like this book that much as I didn't understand what was going on. The genre of this book isn't to my liking and I wouldn't read it ag . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Anushka
The Bone Sparrow is a book about a boy named Subhi who is a refugee living in an immigration detention centre. He has lived there all his life, life b . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Emilie
I found that this book has interesting historical details. The novel covered the life of characters escaping war. I discovered that life boats could . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Abi
This book was very dramatic. I loved the part when Subhi met Jimmie, a scruffy, impatient girl from the other side of the fence. I deeply enjoyed the . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Jack
This novel is set in a refugee camp. This book was not a read I particularly enjoyed, however there were some enjoyable parts. . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Mitchel
This novel in my opinion is the best one out of the lot. It was the one that I got into the most. Annabelle is scared of Betty and what she can do to . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Caitlin
The Bone Sparrow is a book about hope and friendship. It is written in a strange way; the transition between Subhi and Jimmie's story is randomly arra . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Billy
I thought that this book was based for an older age group because bad things happened to Emilia. It gets more action packed thought the book and it bu . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Leah
I like this book as it is very entertaining. It always has something significant happening so you never get bored, but also it is easy to follow. It d . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Sophie
Overall I thought this book was very good and had a very interesting story line. This book, in my opinion, was aimed at older readers because it is a . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Megan
Wolf Hollow is a page turner. It is impossible to put down, with things you can't miss in each sentence. It is one of the best books out of the three . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Autumn
Salt to the Sea is a brilliant piece of historical fiction, where we learn the real depths of the four main characters: Florian, Joana, Alfred and Emi . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Kiara
This book was very hard to read. The whole book was in a very monotone feel, no expression, life or excitement at all. It was a good story line but . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Ryan
I did not enjoy this book personally because it had no capital letters which made it very hard to follow. This also didn't grip me as an interesting b . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Sachi
The storyline was written well and it was linked to how we live right now, but I personally didn't enjoy it because there was no emotion in the book. . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Caleb
This novel was one that gripped my attention from the beginning. In my opinion, I preferred it over Bone Sparrow, the previous book I read. The book . . .
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Railhead by Lauren
This book is a heavy science-fiction. It's about a boy called Zen who is a thief. I did not enjoy this book as I really don't like science fiction boo . . .
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Railhead by Tyler
Railhead was an interesting read. It is set in a dark dystopian future with lots of imaginative characters, but I have to say that I really did not en . . .
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Railhead by Lindo
Personally, this book is quite slow to get into. They use a lot of terms that are difficult to understand but if you read on, you may be able to get u . . .
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Railhead by Harriet
Railhead was an interesting book however I struggled to understand and adapt to some of the language. As it was a sci-fi novel I didn't particularly e . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Archie
I understand this book is written for children of about 6-7 years of age, and I see how the humour is geared towards those ages, but I didn't really f . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Hollie
I really enjoyed reading The Smell of Other Peoples Houses. It had a great story line and the characters were great. I liked the style of the book how . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Layla
I think that Sputniks Guide to Life on Earth is a good book and is funny in some places. I think it is more for a younger audience as it is quite an i . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Joseph
I really enjoyed the novel and I thought it was better than the others. I thought having 4 writers was a struggle to read as I didn't really see where . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Oliver
In my opinion I thought this book was imaginative and different to other kids books. The story was a good idea. However the book appeared to be a funn . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Charlotte
This book wasn't really my type however I did quite like the characters. The book displayed the lifestyles of a group of teenagers. I liked how it was . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Abbie
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth is quite a childish book, however this means the language in it is easy to understand. The book doesn't really have m . . .
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Railhead by Sarah
This isn't the type of book that I usually read as it is science fiction and it therefore took me a little while to get into. However, it was very dra . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Woody
The Stars at Oktober Bend confused me a lot as at the start of the book ,chapter 1 to 9, there are no capital letters meaning that I couldn't understa . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ellen
I preferred this book to the last one I read and I think it is an overall very interesting book particularly for teenagers. I liked it because it talk . . .
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Railhead by Autumn Ford
I enjoyed this book quite a lot. I love sci-fi books so this was right up my ally. Philip Reeve used his imagination a lot throughout this book and th . . .
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Railhead by Afiba
This is not my preferred genre however someone with a vivid imagination, could really enjoy this. Personally I felt it was difficult to follow as ther . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Daniel
At first the book is challenging to understand as the text is written the way one of the characters would see it. When you read deeper into the story . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Molly
I found this book surprisingly enjoyable as it is a style I do not usually read or enjoy reading. The premise and its use of alternating between point . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Freya
I really enjoyed this book, and for the most part, enjoyed every page I read. The mix between backstory and the present day was refreshing and well ba . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Brady
I thought that this book was very good. The balance between humour and the action was also good. It is very easy to follow and after reading previous . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by James
I think that this was a very good book which was very well written and it was very well described setting. Also, I believe that the character's emotio . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Harkirat
I enjoyed reading this book because it is a easy book to follow and there was no confusion like previous books of this author. I would recommend this . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Alice
When I first looked at the title I thought that I wouldn't enjoy it at all because I thought that it was really strange; the phrase don't judge a book . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Sophie
I liked the suspense created throughout as all the way through, I was not bored. I liked the effective theme created throughout the book (seeking refu . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Finley
I really enjoyed this book. The plot twists were surprisingly good and the scenes portrayed were detailed and accurate. It was exciting and different . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Carys
I really enjoyed this book. I fond it very interesting, I really enjoyed how all the characters met in one place but were from all around the world. E . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Lucy
I really enjoyed the book the Smell Of other People Houses because it puts the point across that not every family is perfect. However I didn't find th . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Ryan
The Stars at Oktober Bend is interesting to say the least. The structure is strange, no punctuation makes it hard to read at first but it changes form . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Liam
I think this book is quite funny and enjoyable but I did not quite get to finish it. This is quite comical and an easy read for people of a younger ag . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Daniel
I thought this was a gripping book as the intense stories of the four different characters brought them together throughout the war, I think this book . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Katie
I think this is a really good book and it shows the characters emotions really well. I liked Subhi because you really got an understanding about his l . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Drew
I liked this book a lot as it made my mind lost into all the different chapters. The chapters in this book are extremely funny and tell a story at th . . .
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Railhead by Kamran
I didn't really enjoy this book as it was hard to understand. I found that the fact it was unrealistic meant it was difficult to follow. Also the genr . . .
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Railhead by Jack
To be honest, I didn't really enjoy it although I thought I would as the genre is one of my favourites. It was a bit too advanced and out of this worl . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Harry
I didn't find this book a easy read because it was confusing and hard to understand with different things happening. Past the first section the book s . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Aaron
The Smell of Other Peoples Houses was a very satisfying book when you start to figure out what happens. I believe it was very hard to understand to st . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by lily
I really enjoyed this book!!! at first I found it quite confusing but if you try to understand it, it is an amazing book. I loved the story line of th . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Harriet
Salt to the Sea is a captivating novel all about the harsh realities and experiences of different people during WW2. I really enjoyed reading this boo . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Lindo
Salt to The Sea is a powerful novel which really shows the true depth of WW2's neglected tragedies in multiple contrasting perspectives. Each characte . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Anushka
Personally I enjoyed Wolf Hollow very much, it got you stuck in and left you on cliffhangers. I would recommend it for all ages. . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Emilie
This book was difficult to follow as there was no capital letters. At some point it was quite deep as one of the main characters (Alice) was beaten up . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Tyler
Salt to the Sea is a captivating novel that is packed full of action and strong emotions. It had lots of powerful characters that were both mysterious . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Jack
Wolf Hollow is a great read. This book is an enjoyment to read and has a certain flow to it which makes you want to carry on reading all the time. A t . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Layla
I really enjoyed Wolf Hollow as I found it really gripping and I found that the storyline was really easy to follow. I loved how the book was written . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Leah
I like this book because it always surprises you with what happens next. I like the part when they all meet each other at the end. This book can be co . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Mitchel
This novel is an absolute belter. You get to know the story of 4 young people, Ruth, Dora, Alyce and Hank, who live in Alaska. This 1970's novel inclu . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Caitlin
I really enjoyed this book. It's got a lot of mystery in it which makes you want to read on. The setting is very well-described. There are a few surpr . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Mia
This book is at first a little hard to follow , but once you get into it , 'The Smell of Other People's Houses' is a very interesting read. Personally . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Abi
I really enjoyed reading this book as it can relate to some problems that other children might have had. I personally think that this book is really r . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Izabella
I have read Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth and I really enjoyed it. It was witty and fun, and I couldn't take my hands off it. The interesting chara . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Charlotte
I loved this book so much! It was really realistic and at times it was very sad and heart warming which I really enjoyed. Every single character was l . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Ryan
This book was very interesting and I hadn't seen many books like it. It is very funny and is different to a lot of books I have read. It made me see a . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Megan
The Smell of Other People's Houses, is set somewhere you would never expect it. It is a tragic story of four young people overcoming the problems that . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Kiara
The first 50 or so pages of this book are easy to read and very funny, however after this point I definitely atruggled to get into it. I didn't manag . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Billy
I thought this book was quite hard to get into but once you got what was going on it was a good book to read. I'd have said that this book was based f . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Abbie
Wolf Hollow is a very captivating book, which is hard to put down. The language is simple to understand but somehow manages to keep you interested for . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Lauren
This book was amazing. The layout was a really good idea but at the start it was a little confusing until you remembered which characters played which . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Caleb
Bone Sparrow follows the life of youngster Subhi. He was born in a refugee detention centre after his mother and sister fled from war. One day he me . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Hollie
I found this book really good and very touching at times. I think it gives people a really good incite to what life is like on a refugee camp and it . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Sophie
I really enjoyed this book as it went straight into the action, this made me want to read on and find out what happens next. The Stars at Oktober Bend . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Oliver
This book was a very interesting and made you want read more. The setting was well described and the characters and their relationships were well deve . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Archie
Wolf Hollow is the type of book that can keep you reading for so long that you end up still reading at midnight. It is an absolute spectacle and I am . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Sachi
I had mixed feelings about this book because even though the storyline was more mature, the style of writing made it feel like it would be more suitab . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Autumn
The Stars at Oktober Bend is so beautifully and well written, it seems that each word is golden. A brilliant story of two different people leading two . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Joseph
This book was an enjoyable read and went quickly as I flew through the pages and it was an outstanding and an important heart-breaking book with frequ . . .
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Salt to the Sea by woody
This book is about the war and refugees , this is why it bores me. I would strongly not recommend it to a friend or family member. however if you like . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Daniel
I thought that 'Salt to the sea' was an amazing deep story which manages to share multiple characters perspectives but still manages to make you care . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Finley
Personally, I thought that The Smell of Other People's Houses was confusing but good. At the start I wasn't really sure what was going on but as I clo . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sophie
I really enjoyed the suspense created throughout the book and how addictive it was! I liked the overall plot line with the stark differences. I was ha . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Ryan
Salt to the Sea is an intriguing read and hooks you in the early stages. All but one character [Alfred] are easy to connect with and each have powerfu . . .
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Salt to the Sea by lily
At the start of this book I found it quite confusing and I didn't really enjoy it. However as I read more I understood better and the book was more en . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Harry
I haven't finished the book but so far I don't like this book because I am not fond of this genre and isn't a subject I like. I also found the book co . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Daniel
Personally I thought that this book was slightly confusing due to the way the author has written it, every chapter the perspective changes which threw . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Kamran
I found The Bone Sparrow quite enjoyable. I think the storyline was very interesting and thought the mix of character's personalities kept you hooked . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Afiba.Williams
I think this book is a great insight on refugee camps, it shows that there is another side to what we told goes on there.Furthermore the book evokes . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Sarah
I really enjoyed reading this book. It has an amazing storyline and is easy to follow. The ending of the story is very tense and left me on a cliff ha . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Freya
I found the story interesting and mysterious, but I found it took too long to properly get going. The beginning of the novel was taken up by backstory . . .
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Railhead by Aaron
The book Railhead was not a book I would usually go for. However I did find the book quite enjoyable.I felt that there were a few occasions where I fe . . .
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Railhead by Ellen
I found this book very interesting although I didn't complete all of it. The characters in this book are very adventurous and mysterious. At the end o . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Autumn Ford
I really enjoyed this book, as much as it isn't what I would usually read. I think Zana Fraillon did a great job with this book because unlike some of . . .
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Railhead by Lucy
The book Railhead was not a book I would voluntarily choose however I did find the book quite enjoyable, I felt that there is quite a few parts in the . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Molly
I found this book quite enjoyable because it had a very interesting setting and some vey original characters. One of the characters that I found parti . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Jack
I found this book slightly enjoyable but didn't really get into it. I thought it was a good book idea and most of the characters were portrayed well. . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Liam
I think this book is very confusing. The text for a start has no capital letters or punctuation making it a very challenging read. Therefore, I did no . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Brady
I didn't find this book very interesting because it was a very slow paced story. The punctuation was also confusing as there was no capitals at all. I . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Katie
This book is very well-written and the characters are well-portrayed, especially Toby. I think that any reader would enjoy the plot of this story, eve . . .
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Railhead by Alice Parton
Railhead is a very thrilling ride, much like on a train. When I was first introduced to the book, I thought it wasn't going to be very enjoyable but a . . .
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Wolf Hollow by James
In my personal opinion, I very much think that this is a brilliantly written book with very well portrayed characters. It fulfilled its 'job' of makin . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Harkirat
I did not like the book as there was no punctuation at the start of the book. Another reason for not liking it was that I didn't understand anything, . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Drew
Stars at Oktober bend is a book that you might enjoy but you might get a bit confused with. At the start of the book it is confusing as there is no pu . . .
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Railhead by Anushka
Railhead is a sci-fi, fantasy book about a teenaged boy named Zen. He is a small time thief trying to support his family but is then taken by a girl i . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Mia
'Salt to the sea' has an intricate structure originally built off of the Gustloff tragedy . I personally found the book very interesting yet hard to f . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Leah
I like this book because it builds suspense very well and there is always something happening. I like how the author links all the characters and make . . .
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Railhead by Abbie
Railhead was very enjoyable. I believe that the book would not be very suitable for younger ages as there were a few words that were difficult to unde . . .
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Railhead by Jack Tolley
Railhead was an exiting book as you never knew what was going to happen next. I found that that this book was quite difficult to understand at times s . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Megan
The Salt to the Sea is a historical fiction, based on true facts with fictional characters. It is written in the perspective of four different charact . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Mitchel
This is an extremely captivating novel about 4 different people with 4 different stories. This novel puts into perspective the sinking of the Wilhelm . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Billy
I found this book vey hard to get into at the start, as it didn't give much detail about each character and what their life was like before they had S . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Sophie
At first I thought this book was a little hard to follow and understand, however as it went on it got easier to understand. I personally think the boo . . .
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Railhead by Caitlin
I liked this book but it was hard to get into at first. The futuristic setting is well described and entertaining. I particularly like the different w . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Emilie
At the start of this book, I found it hard to understand all the characters. The story line was very creative as one of the main characters can skin c . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Autumn
At the beginning of the book, I found it to be quite boring and difficult to understand the storyline and the different characters but towards the end . . .
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Railhead by Caitlin
I liked this book but it was hard to get into at first. The futuristic setting is well descripted and entertaining. I particularly like the different . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Lindo
The Bone Sparrow is an outstanding read and will have you riding a rollercoaster of emotion. Beautifully crafted novel with a range of unexpected yet . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Abbie
The Stars at Oktober Bend is a hard and advanced book to follow. Its very confusing and doesn't make much sense at all. It states to be a book for 12 . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Caleb
Wolf Hollow was a well written novel. From the start, I was eager to read more. As the plot thickened, interesting events occurred such as disappearan . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Layla
I think that the concept of the stars at October Bend was really hard to follow because in every paragraph Alice(main narrator) would talk about somet . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Tyler
The Bone Sparrow was a well written novel that was full of strong emotions. The main protagonist, Subhi, had a great character arc that was both tragi . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Lauren
I thought that the book was really enjoyable and a really great read. I liked the fact that each chapter switched between Subhi and Jimmie. It is a re . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Oliver
The Stars At Oktober bend is a hard and advanced book to read. The story is difficult to follow and at times quite confusing. There is no set narrator . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Joseph Punchard
This book is not for me as I didn't enjoy it although I feel that others would enjoy it but I didn't find it interesting as the plot was close to the . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Hollie
I've just finished reading Wolf Hollow and I really enjoyed it. I love how the story all comes together and I like how the events that happen towards . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Sachi
;)I liked this book because the language was entertaining, however, it was difficult to engage in at the beginning because it was written in different . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ryan
I enjoyed this book because it was very confusing at the start but the story comes together in the end. I recommend to persevere with this book becaus . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Charlotte
I really enjoyed this book. At first I didn't really think that it was going to be my type of book but once I read more, I could imagine what I was r . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Izabella
I liked this book, however it is very hard to get into as the chapters are in different points of view. It is worth getting into though, as the story . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Kiara
For the first fifty or so of the pages it was extremely easy to get into and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The story flowed well and it didn't focus on on . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Archie
The Stars at Oktober Bend is poetic, compelling and a very enjoyable book to read. It is a bit difficult to get into the story but when you do, it is . . .
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