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BBG Academy
Group status: We meet on a Tuesday after school. We are a group of Yrs 7, 8 and 9 students, who enjoy a wide variety of books
We are a group of Girls and Boys from Years 7 & 8, with a range of reading abilities and interests


The Smell of Other People's Houses by Tamzin
This book was one of my very favorite books, I loved it from the very start. Although it wasn't better than Wolf Hollow. I liked that there was a diff . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Emma
I liked the way that it comes from one persons view and how it is written in first person. However, the events in the book are extremely unrealistic. . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Hephzibah
I liked this book as it was interesting to see the war through the eyes of different people. However book was not a light read which I could just pick . . .
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Beck by Joe
I found Beck to be an interesting and well written book. Its range of unfamiliar settings maintained my interest, and I was able to understand the emo . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Hannah
I really liked The Smell of Other People's Houses because it was really interesting. The writer described in detail how each of the characters felt. I . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Tamzin
I really liked this book, it is very interesting to read and I didnt want to finish it. The twist caught me by suprise as it was so unexpected. Also I . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Hephzibah
This has been my favourite book so far because, although it talks about a depressing subject, it wasn't overly deep or unrealistic.The characters were . . .
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Railhead by Evie
Out of the Carnegie books that I have read so far, Railhead is my favourite, partly because it fits into the science fiction genre, which I love. I li . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Emma
I really liked the way the author went into such exquisite detail and really explained the characters personalities using language. I liked the way th . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Hollie
Personally, this is one of my favourite books because of the mysterious way the story is told. It helps you understand the confusion of Annabelle's l . . .
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Howard Park / Whitcliffe Mount Reading Partners
West Yorkshire,
Howard Parkers
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Title: His Dark Materials: Book 1 Northern Lights
Author: Philip Pullman
Winning Year: 1995

When Lyra's friend Roger disappears, she and her daemon, Pantalaimon, are determined to find him. The ensuing quest leads them to the bleak splendour of the North, where armoured bears rule the ice, witch-queens fly through the frozen skies and a team of