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Grey Coat Hospital Reading Clubs
London,
Group status: Reading is fun!

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We'll be voting on our top book soon!

Books are brilliant

The Land of Neverendings by Sophie
This book seems like a childish novel at first but as the plot continues it reveals a hidden message, becomes gripping and extremely original. Everyth . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Summer
The book I'm reviewing is a Skinful of Shadows. The book is about a girl called Makepeace who gets taken away from her home after her mother died. She . . .
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The Poet X by Aelwen
The Poet X is a story of love, speaking out and the power of words. A heart wrenching read, the book is written entirely in delicate yet bold, strippe . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Phoebe
I think that things a bright girl can do was an excellent book in so many different senses. The way it was written really reflects the way people thin . . .
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The Poet X by Sophie
This book follows the story of Xiomara, a girl who feels controlled and held back by her parents. The book is written in many small poems written by X . . .
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The Poet X by Glenda
The Poet X is a collection of poems in a story. Each of the poems move the story along. It is about a girl named Xiomara who writes a diary in the for . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Giulia
I adored Things A Bright Girl Can Do because it is excellently told. The characters are very relatable, and I especially love May's mother. This is be . . .
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Westminster School
London,
Archbishop Tenison's School
London,
Morehouse readers
FHS Read and Eat Club
Belgravia, London
Which cover is your favourite?

Bone Talk
Things A Bright Girl Can Do
Land Of Neverendings
Long Way Down
The Poet X
The House With Chicken Legs
A Skinful Of Shadows
Rebound
   
 
Title: Buffalo Soldier
Author: Tanya Landman
Winning Year: 2015

Charley, a young African-American slave from the Deep South, is freed at the end of the American Civil War. However her freedom is met with tragedy after her adopted mother is raped and lynched at the hands of a mob, and Charley finds herself alone wi
 

 
 

Frances Hardinge

Frances Hardinge spent her childhood in a huge old house that inspired her to write strange stories from an early age. She read English at Oxford University, then got a job at a software company. However, by this time a persistent friend ha . .