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RIDGEWOOD SCHOOL
DONCASTER,
Group status: Carnegie is a rather small albeit delightful group and Greenaway students from Year 7 are so enthusiastic
Year 7 and 9 amazing students

Mrs Dickson

A Great Big Cuddle by katie 9E
I like the pictures in this book and that they are suitable for kids to understand what they are. are challenge for this book was to cerate a poem for . . .
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Tidy by katie 8E
I like that there were different hidden pictures on each page. I love the book, for the illustrations I would give the book 10 out of 10 and I like th . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Keira
In The Wolves Of Currumpaw the main idea is the fact that it is based in the war and shows how soldiers are sent out to fight for their country. It al . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Keira
These illustrated poems for young children express so much about a child's character. I love the fact that most of them show rhymes which would imply . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Keira
This book is like a rollercoaster, it takes you on a journey throughout the book and uses perspectives of the characters to introduce the mystery fro . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Cerys
I love this book!!!!! The illustrations in this book are wonderful, and really make you want to see more from the illustrator. The drawings are very . . .
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The Journey by Cerys
I love the illustrations... The drawings in the book are very detailed and change colour as the story progresses. i thought this was an excellent ide . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Cerys
What a lovely book! Personally, i found this book so adorable, and a great book for any young child. the illustrations were extremely warm hearted, a . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Cerys
Personally, I wasn't as impressed by this book as what i hoped to be, however, I thought the illustrations were beautiful. In my opinion, the drawings . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Cerys
I love this book! In this fabulous book, there is so many creative ideas it just made me want to draw my own illustrations for the story. I loved the . . .
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Tidy by Cerys
Personally, i found the illustrations in this book amazing. Each was extremely unique and very detailed. the hidden objects in this book, often made m . . .
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The Journey by summer
This book goes from light to dark throughout the story. The colours change because of the storyline. Overall the images are good. . . .
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Tidy by summer
this book is filled with animals that are almost cartoon like. I love the idea of hidden cleaning appliances that you would definitely not find in a f . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Charley C
Despite the negative feedback that this book has received, I personally enjoyed it for its context and plot. This book was about a mute boy named Prez . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Rachel
The Bone Sparrow is a heartbreaking book which covers serious topics. It's told from the perspective of Subhi; a refugee born in an immigration detent . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Kaitlin
I really liked the pictures used in this book. the first few pages dido really offer a lot of bright colours they were mostly reds and browns and that . . .
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A Great Big Cuddle by Kaitlin
I would say that this book is definitely aimed at young children because of the bold colours. I found the illustrations very simple but they looked gr . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by kaitlin
When I first looked at this book I found the cover to be very detailed and it was very bright which meant I wanted to read it. In this book my favou . . .
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The Journey by kaitlin
I liked the front cover of the book because it is quite bright and it looks very interesting and it made me want to read it . I think the font of the . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Tom
I thoroughly enjoyed this book and its use of collective nouns. I recommend this book to everyone. I LIKE HOW THE STORY IS ABOUT A BOY WHO IS TRYING T . . .
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Tidy by Tom
I THINK THAT TIDY HAS AMAZING ILLUSTRATIONS AS WELL AS A AMAZING STORY JOINED TO. ALSO, IT IS VERY NICE THAT THERE IS HIDDEN OBJECTS THROUGHOUT THE BO . . .
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The Journey by keira
I LOVED the colours in which told the story of the journey. I also really liked the fact that they told a story to show the feelings of the characters . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by keira
I really liked the drawings which made up this book however I expected it to be a story although it wasn't- it explains the facts about different anim . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by kaitlin
This book was very confusing at the start and the story line was really hard to follow however as I continued to read the book made more sense. this s . . .
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Salt to the Sea by kaitlin
I liked that this book was told the story from the viewpoint off different people because it made the book very unique however I didn't find this book . . .
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The Journey by Bradley
This book is very unique. The illustrations make this book so powerful and they help to create a special image in your mind. It is a beautiful book. O . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Bradley
This is a very special non-fiction book. The illustrations make reading about the animals interesting and beautiful. I love the images on the blurb. T . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Charley C
In my opinion, this is the best Greenaway book so far. Firstly, the use of modernistic geometric shapes really helps to enhance the wildness which eme . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Charley C
This book is about a young girl named Anabelle and her family, who are desperately trying to overcome the tragedies placed before them. Bullying and t . . .
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Tidy by shania
I THINK TIDY IS THE BEST BOOK EVER. ON THE FIRST PAGE IT WAS GETTING ME INTO IT. IN THIS BOOK THERE WAS A BIT ON DEFORRESTATION, THE FUNNY PART IS WH . . .
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The Journey by shania
Today we were looking at the book journey. I didn't really like this book because there was not much to the book. The colours were more a less the sam . . .
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The Journey by Jem
The Journey was a strange and usual book. The illistrations were of Indian people. There was a war and the kids Dad dies and so their Mother tried to . . .
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Tidy by Jem
This book was brilliant. The little Badger is so much like me. He' was always tidying things and objects away. There were lots of usual things that yo . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by keira
Personally, I didn't really like this book. It is quite childish in most areas, this meaning it was very unrealistic. Although it is fiction, I still . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Poppy
4 words, I. Loved. This. Book. It was the single best book i have read in a llloooonnnggg time and i read the last 100 pages in one sitting. I loved t . . .
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Tidy by keira
Tidy is an amazing book which includes peculiar items on almost every page. The moral idea of the book is very meaningful and explains the fact we sho . . .
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Tidy by abigail
I loved the book as it shows that if you make a mistake you can fix them. There were hidden cleaning objects on every page which made you see all the . . .
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Tidy by Bradley
This book shows us how deforestation is stopping us from loving the countryside and the images in this book greatly express that. I love the fact that . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Bradley
The mottled effect picture are beautiful and the book is made to such a high quality. I love the jellyfish pages and the main storyline of a boy just . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Charley C
This book was about 4 fleeing survivors of WW2, all of whom were of different nationalities. A Prussian, a German, a Lithuanian and a Pole all fight i . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Josie
Wolf hollow is a good book. I can't say it is a great book, but equally it is not a terrible book. At points it was incredible and lived beautifully u . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Josie
I begun this book believing it would be almost too depressing to be enjoyable, yet as I continued to read, I was amazed at the depth of excitement and . . .
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Tidy by Kaitlin
I think the illustrations in this book were really in depth and they were very easy to interpret what was happening. If this book just used illustrati . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Eleanor
The Smell Of Other People's houses is a whirlwind of excitement ready to jump out at you- get ready! The Smell Of Other People's Houses is about 4 peo . . .
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Tidy by olivia
To me this book is a little to old for me, however the storyline was surprisingly quite good. Also I loved the fact that the animal kept bringing irre . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by olivia
This book is beyond amazing! I have loved to see my absolute favourite book to be turned into such incredible artwork. Just looking at all the amazing . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by olivia
I found this book absolutely amazing! All of the illustrations were ultimately eye-catching. The mottled effect between each picture grew and grew mor . . .
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Tidy by Charley C
Wow. For a book made with a target age of young children, this book was exceptionally meaningful; exemplary really. Firstly, the illustrations themsel . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Keira
There is a tribe of kids had really detailed illustrations and had a mottled effect. I really liked the fact that the pictures interpreted the collect . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Poppy
I loved this beautiful book and I could not take my eyes of each page. The mottled effect gives an extra layer of depth and emotion to each picture wi . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by ABIGAIL
if I'm totally honest I dislike the book as I found it hard to get into. as well as this I struggled to see what the book was trying to mean. If I had . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Charley C
Emotional. Sentimental. Memorable. These are all words I would use to describe 'The Bone Sparrow'. Subhi is an imaginative refugee who was born in a d . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Jemma
This book was so clever. It was about a boy who tries to act like other animals like: Elephants, Tortoises and loads more. The illistrations were so . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by charlie
This book is an amazing read and imagery also it has one of the most fabulous plots and it is amazingly drawn with an outstanding amount of colours an . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by katie 8E
I like this book a lot because you get to see how the boy find where he belongs also you can interpret the pictures as well so it is your own story in . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Charley C
While they were not what I originally expected, these drawings told a tale which needed very few words. Throughout this book was a pattern of colour, . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Abigail
I love this book as it has some of my favourite animals, also the frount cover draws me in as it has gold shiny print on it. I would recommend it to a . . .
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The Marvels by Ella
I find this book so interesting and clever. I like this book so much because it leaves you to imagine your story to this book. Also I like this book b . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Ella
I think this book is so amazing to read because it draws you in with all the tribes the boy goes through and the fact that he is trying to fit in with . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Dayna
The book is very interesting with fantastic art work to intrigue the reader. the writing is very bold and stands out from the creative sponge art back . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by kaitlin
I think this book is fantastic to read. The illustrations are in a great amount of detail. It is a very fun to look at and the illustrations are very . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by charlie
The Harry Potter book, is brilliant and epically drawn. As for the context and understanding what is going on is also very clear and obvious the whole . . .
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The Marvels by Bradley
An excellently illustrated book. The writing to accompany this book is superb and the illustrator's style of drawing is definitely one of a kind. I wo . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Bradley
The illustrations in this book are superb. Creating illustrations for such an excellent book is difficult and the gentlemen has done a fine job of cre . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Tasha
Every single picture matches the description. I love Harry Potter so much and the pictures match the characters description perfectly. The book is so . . .
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The Marvels by Tasha
I loved this book so much. The pictures let you use your imagination and it is so intriguing. Every picture is so detailed and so well drawn. I loved . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Poppy
Four tales of secrets sorrows and lies. The smell of other peoples houses is a complexe story of expectations, stereotypes and views that go against m . . .
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The Marvels by Poppy
One word. MARVELLOUS! I was astonished with the quality of these illustrations not only did they look good, but the illustrator had obviously spent ma . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Poppy
I have one word for this book - =Beautiful, it is a pleasure for me to see one of my favourite books of all time recreated with such a beautiful resul . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Jemma
This book was really well done. Even though I'm not a big Harry Potter fan, you could tell how was who was who like: Harry, Ron, Hermione. It's really . . .
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The Marvels by Jemma
Marvels was a beautifully illustrated book. It didn't really have many words but it let your imagination run wild. My favourite scene was when Tar's g . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by beau
This book is fantastic and the story line is amazing the illustrations are incredible and I would definitely recommend this book to any reader the lay . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by katie
Harry Potter is one of my favourite books I love how the storyline goes. I loved the pictures in this book; they were amazing, they were very easy to . . .
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The Marvels by beau
This book is fantastic the illustrations are incredible and they tell a story to the reader. The story line is amazing and well thought out I loved se . . .
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The Marvels by katie
This book is amazing the pictures are fantastic and you can clearly understand what is happening in them as they are that good. the story line is very . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by abigail
I haven't personally read the book but would really like to judging by the other reviews and the illustrations . The drawings look extremely realistic . . .
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Railhead by olivia
This book is a sci-fi which isn't really one of my best genres because I normally like magical and mystery than aliens... etc. however I did quite enj . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Tom
This book is amazingly illustrated. I think it will have been hard for the illustrator to illustrate the characters because of the movies as when you . . .
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The Marvels by Tom
I think that the idea of a half illustrated and a half wrote is brilliant. It lets you use your imagination for the whole book. Sometimes more than ot . . .
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The Marvels by abigail
I think the book is a bit strange how the 1st half of the book is literally pictures and dates. Judging by the front cover and title I think the book . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by kaitlin
I think this book is the total opposite to some of the other books I have read because they can be difficult to get into the book but these books tur . . .
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The Marvels by olivia
the illustrations in this book are really defined and you see all the emotions on the peoples faces. also due to their facial expressions you can make . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Sam
The pictures in this book were very detailed and they looked how I imaged they would be.I could tell who was who easy because they was so incredibly w . . .
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The Marvels by Sam
The pictures were so moving and you could take in all things that happens in the pictures.There was so much detail in the pictures and you could tell . . .
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The Marvels by keira
The marvels illustrations are extremely detailed and leave the book open for your interpretation. These drawings use contour shadows and it adds a ver . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Cerys
I found the illustrations in this book amazing, as it was full of character and really matched the story line. Also, the scenes in the book are extrem . . .
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The Marvels by Charley
Spectacular! This is a book filled to the brim with perfectly drawn illustrations. The first half of the book is covered in hand drawn pictures, clear . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Charley
Harry potter (generally) is a phenomenal book series. Effectively, it would be hard to portray the characters in a way successfully suited to the book . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Josie
The smell of other peoples houses is intriguing and written beautifully. It hooks you in with the story of 4 that is the story 1. Set in Alaska, in th . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by keira
Personally, I think that the illustrations in this book are in great depth and that the job of making drawings for such a popular story means that the . . .
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The Marvels by summer
I loved the idea of having half of the book fully pictures and then the other half a story. I thought that the illustrations were exceptionally good . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by summer
the illustrations in this book were amazing, they looked almost real as if they were photos of the actors in the films. I think that the Harry Potter . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by kaitlin
I think the illustrations in this book are fantastic. they so colourful and they make you want to carry on looking through the pages. the illustration . . .
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Beck by Josie
Beck is one of those books that hooks you in from the beginning as you become part of his tragic story. I found the way Beck was written made the book . . .
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The Marvels by Kaitlin
The illustrations in the book are very detailed and they show the emotions on the faces on the people very well so you can see exactly what they are f . . .
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The Marvels by shania
I loved this A LOT because It is just right for me because it has just all pictures and not a lot of writing to read you can just look through. . . .
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The Marvels by Cerys
Personally, I thought the illustrations in this book were FANTASTIC!!!! The Marvels drawings, are full of meaning and character. I love how there are . . .
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The Marvels by katie
I like this book a lot because you get to interpret the story in the first half of the book. All the pictures are in black and white but they are very . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Josie
Despite this book being harrowing and realist, it follows a story of a boy which is the story of so many. It opened my eyes, showing me that there is . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Eleanor
A sorrowful story full with emotion to pull at your heart. Salt to the sea gives the insight in World War II as 4 character's life change for the bett . . .
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Pontefract, West Yorkshire
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Title: A Monster Calls
Author: Patrick Ness
Illustrator: Jim Kay
Winning Year: 2012

The monster shows up after midnight. It isn't the one Conor has been expecting; the one from his nightmare; the one he has had nearly every night since his mother started her treatment. But this new monster is ancient, and wild, and it wants something ju
 

 

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