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St Edmund`s College
Group status: We have started reading! This year, our school is going to an inter-school Carnegie discussion with 6 other schools!

A few members of Monday's Book Club!

We are all members of Book Club! And we meet in the library every week, to do some reading and fun book activities!!! We are currently very busy reading with our fastest reader having finished all 7 books! We are selecting eight readers who have read most of the books to go to Bishop's Stortford College to discuss and vote for the best book! Quickest Readers of the month are....... Alice K. and Daisy T-S

Sarah, Daisy, Alice and Mayura

Bone Talk by Bethany
This book is based in 1899 in Bontok. This story is about a young boy who sets out to be a man. He has recently been up to mischief but yet again gets . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Bethany
When you read this book, you will be whisked away to a magical land called Smockeroon. This book is a really enchanting and exuberant book. If you lik . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Justine
In this novel Kate Saunders portrays narrator Emily as a shy little girl who was just lost her sister, and we find out about all the good memories tha . . .
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Rebound by Bethany
This is a great book which is written as poetry but also in comic style. Throughout you have the story (which is not all about basketball) in poem but . . .
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Bone Talk by Daisy
In the novel Bone Talk, the author Candy Gourlay explores life 100 years ago in the Philippines. The story is written from the perspective of Samkad, . . .
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Long Way Down by Bethany
This a great book with the story told in poems it really is an effective alternative to prose. When Will's brother is killed after going to the shop t . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Justine
The character of Makepeace was well portrayed throughout the story. Her mother has trained her to not be afraid of ghosts and taught her how to fight . . .
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The Poet X by Mayura
The character of Xiomara was well developed throughout the story; her mother had brought her up to live a very Christian life style. On the other hand . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Daisy
In this well-woven tale, the bravely wild protagonist, Makepeace befalls a misfortune forcing her to choose between possession and death. A Skinful of . . .
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Ashwell Primary School
Readers are Leaders
The Broxbourne School
Nobel Readers
Which of this year's shortlisted books has the best cover?

A Skinful of shadows
5% (1 vote)

Bone Talk
24% (5 votes)

Long Way Down
5% (1 vote)

Title: One
Author: Sarah Crossan
Winning Year: 2016

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins. And their lives are about to change. No longer able to afford homeschooling, they must venture into the world - a world of stares, sneers and cruelty. Will they find more than that at school? Can they find real friends