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Witham St Hughs Academy

We are the pupils in Year 6 at Witham St Hughs Academy and we enjoy reading all sorts of different books. Our books have arrived and we have started reading and reviewing already.

Beatrice

Ocean Meets Sky by Beatrice
Ocean Meets Sky is a meaningful story with every page filled with captivating, vivid drawings that make the wondrous land Finn travels to seem alive. . . .
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Suffragette: The Battle for Equality by Georgia
This story tells you the really meaning of strong and the fight for equality is profound and it has an amazing meaning to it. . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Abigail
This book shows that you don’t have to be a girl to be a mermaid and it helps inspire people to achieve their dreams . The illustrations and the brigh . . .
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The Day War Came by Tate
I really enjoyed reading this book. I thought that it was real because without looking at the images, it could paint an exact picture in my brain. I w . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Philippa
This story has no meaning but it showing that people can like whatever they want to and boys can like what people supposedly call ‘girly things’. . . .
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You're Safe With Me by Julian
It is a goood book but hard to read because of all the colours and patterns and it is hard to find the text. . . .
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Beyond the Fence by Szymon
Beyond the fence was a great book because it showed how people can change and how little things can change your life. Also this book had good illustra . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Tate
I really enjoyed Julian is a Mermaid and the illustrations were amazing. The book really flowed nicely and it made me think of what beautiful illustra . . .
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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Beatrice
The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse is a very funny book with an unusual plot. It was fun to read and had many unexpected twists and a very unlikely frie . . .
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Ocean Meets Sky by Ryan
This book is very creative as the boy dreams of travelling the sea and I think the moral is to always be determined. . . .
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The Day War Came by Beth
This story is about a young girl whose life turned around when one day war started. They were kicked out of their homes and left fighting for survival . . .
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The Lost Words by Keenan
This book was outstanding because of its illustration.The illustration was beautiful,the illustration was like they were pictures and not drawings or . . .
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The Lost Words by Tia
This book has outstanding illustrations and I love how before every word/poem there is a beautiful drawing of a colossal scramble of letters and some . . .
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You're Safe With Me by Keenan
You’re safe with me is a great kid book as it tells you that there is no reason to be scared.It shows the different things that happened to the baby a . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Georgia
Julian is a Mermaid is an incredible book because it proves that girls and boys often like different things but Julian makes it obvious that he can li . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Evie
This book shows children anyone can be magic. It shows gender equality. It helps believe in magic. It’s fun to read, colourful and exciting . . .
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The Day War Came by Beatrice
This book follows a refugee girl going from an ordinary life to a terrible war and her journey. It shows what life for a real refugee is like and cont . . .
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Beyond the Fence by Faye
Beyond the Fence is a book that shows you don’t have to listen to others. In this book the little pig is tortured by Thomas and that is a melancholy s . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Leo-Beck
I think this is good. The plot of the story is really nice because the grandma is very kind and she even gives her son a pearl necklace and takes him . . .
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The Day War Came by Evie
This book is meaningful. It has a point. It reaches out to the reader. I really feel for the girl. I feel for everyone in that situation. I love a boo . . .
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You're Safe With Me by Filip
This book has amazing detail of the animals and I also love the creative patterns that look very colourful. . . .
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Ocean Meets Sky by Emma
I thought that Ocean Meets Sky was a fascinating book.It is about a boy called Finn who goes on an extraordinary adventure to a place where ocean meet . . .
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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Julian
It is a good book with an interesting twist. It is about a mouse getting swallowed by a wolf. The mouse is still alive in the wolf's belly and it mee . . .
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Ocean Meets Sky by Tate
I really enjoyed Ocean Meets Sky. The illustrations were phenomenal and it really made me intrigued to just read it over and over again and I really w . . .
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Beyond the Fence by Harley
Beyond the fence is an absolutely amazing book with incredible pictures. The plot behind it is stunning and it justs makes you feel sorry for the pig. . . .
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The Day War Came by Tia
This book was very good because it had a lot of meaning to it and the illustrations made it more emotional for the reader.The beginning of the book wa . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Julian
I think it is good because it is about a little boy expressing himself and having fun.It could be a bit more exciting if the author added a bit more w . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Imogen
I think these illustrations are amazing because they are very detailed and creative. The book itself is very interesting and tells a mystical story ab . . .
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Suffragette: The Battle for Equality by Bethany
I loved this book , I think that it really explains how women fought for equality and the right to vote. The amazing illustrations really describe the . . .
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The Day War Came by Aaron
I think the book The Day War Came is a story trying to tell us that refugees are going through trauma such as war and many other events in the foreign . . .
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The Day War Came by Lauren
The Day War came is about a small girl living an ordinary life when suddenly war came. The devastated and lost girl searches the country for a place w . . .
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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Harley
The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse is an amazing book and it is incredibly funny. It is amazingly funny when the duck says “I may have been swallowed, b . . .
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The Day War Came by Miss P
This book starts with just an ordinary day which is suddenly interrupted by a deadly war. The main character is devastated and alone and longs to fin . . .
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Ocean Meets Sky by Szymon
The Ocean Meets Sky book was a very sad book because the main character's granddad died. However it was a very interesting book because it has a very . . .
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What book has the best moral?

Ocean meets sky
Beyond the fence
Suffragette: battle for equality
Julian is a mermaid
The day war came
The lost words
   
 
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