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Author Biography – Jeff Kinney (Born 19 February 1971)

Author Biography – Jeff Kinney (Born 19 February 1971)

American born Jeff Kinney is definitely one of your favourite authors.  You all know him as the author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series…
by | Friday 27th March, 2020
Book Recommendation – Satellite By Nick Lake (Suitable For All Year Groups)

Book Recommendation – Satellite By Nick Lake (Suitable For All Year Groups)

One of the nicest things about being your school librarian is being able to hand-pick new books for you all to read.  I recently came across “Satellite”…
by | Friday 27th March, 2020
You Are Awesome Review

You Are Awesome Review

Year 8 Literary Canon - Book 1 (year 2) This book is truly amazing. This is my favourite book, the best I have ever read. I am…
by | Wednesday 16th October, 2019
You Are Awesome

You Are Awesome

Year 8 Literary Canon - Book 1 (year 2) I really like the book You Are Awesome, and it has really inspired me and I am sure…
by | Wednesday 16th October, 2019
Peter Pan Review

Peter Pan Review

Year 7 Literary Canon – Book 4 From reading Peter Pan, our form has perceived that the film version is completely different to the book. For example;…
by | Friday 7th June, 2019
The Book Thief Review

The Book Thief Review

Year 7 Literary Canon – Book 3 I really liked The Book Thief and I would give it a 4/5 because it was a funny yet really…
by | Friday 5th April, 2019