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Beaconsfield High School
Beaconsfield, Bucks
Group status: Looking forward to the Shortlist announcement!

Mad about the books!

Fantastic Nerds and where to find them - Y8 Book Group!

Salt to the Sea by Maia
Personally, I think that Salt to the Sea is an incredible book. The way it was told, through four people, was unique and helped me see the story from . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Maia
The Bone Sparrow is an incredible book. Zana Fraillon does and amazing job at telling us what life was like inside the camp. It is a very heart-wrench . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Julie
The smell of other people's houses, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock's debut novel, is an extremely interesting book. The book starts of with a dramatic and vivid . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Julie
Salt to the sea, a fictional book by Ruta Septeys, is an amazing book exploring the hardships that Joana, Florian, Emilia and Alfred (the four protago . . .
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Railhead by Jo
I loved this book. It is a fast paced action novel set in a richly imagined futuristic universe. I was on edge the whole way through, constantly wo . . .
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Holtspur School
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
The Beaconsfield School
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
When is your favourite time to read?

First thing in the morning
Travelling to and from school
The minute I get home from school
Any time is a good time!
Title: Maggot Moon
Author: Sally Gardner
Winning Year: 2013

A ruthless regime is determined to beat its enemies in a race to the moon. But when his best friend Hector is suddenly taken away, it is up to unlikely hero Standish, his grandfather, and a small band of rebels, to confront and defeat the ever-present opp


Zana Fraillon

Zana Fraillon lives in Victoria, Australia with her husband and three sons. She worked as a primary school teacher before having children, and has had picture books and middle grade fiction published in Australia.

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