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Wood Green School
Witney,
Group status: We are a mixed group of year 7s, 8s and 9s. We meet every Friday lunch time in the LRC to discuss the books we are reading.

Our group of fabulous readers!

We have launched our group and challenged ourselves to read as many of the books as we can in record time. There will be prizes for the first Shadowers to read all eight books!

Salt to the Sea by Esme
Salt to the Sea was a very emotional book. I enjoyed reading the book because the story line was very gripping and that it is based on a true story.Fo . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Adam
I LOVE this book. It is the best Carnegie book I have read so far. Not only does it grip the reader but it draws their undivided attention. The author . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Daniel.S
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth, is the 5th book by Frank Cottrell Boyce that I have read, and is by far my favourite. Prez's life is turned upside-d . . .
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Railhead by Zac.R
This futurist book is just a possibility of what could happen. Find out what happens when Zen Starling meets Nova. Will his world go upside down? . . .
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Beck by Scorpio
A great read even though there is some rather disturbing stuff near the beginning when Beck is in the children's home in Canada. In the end Beck finds . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Scorpio
I found this book a little difficult to get into because it is split into lots of small chunks. However it was well worth persevering with. There are . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by ZAC.R
The Bone sparrow is a brilliant book with several twists and heart stopping moments with two main characters, one a refugee. They practically live two . . .
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Beck
Salt to the Sea
The Bone Sparrow
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth
Wolf Hollow
Railhead
The Smell of Other People's Houses
The Stars at Oktober Bend
 
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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