Book of the Week

20 Jun 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

You can't blend in when you were born to stand out!

Wonder is the award-winning story of Auggie Pullman: an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face, who is desperate to fit in.

Now read a new side to the Wonder story, from three characters whose lives have been changed by Auggie forever.

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Book of the Week

12 Jun 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

"Explosive,thrilling, action-packed - meet Alex Rider."

The explosive new mission in the No.1 bestselling series.

After being forcibly recruited by MI6, teenage super-spy Alex Rider can't fight the past,

especially when it holds a deadly secret.

ALEX RIDER IS BACK!

AVAILABLE IN THE…

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Book of the Week

5 Jun 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

The latest in the Young Bond series...

The dead don't stay buried. The past won't rest in peace.

Teenager James Bond has left school for the summer when he receives a package from beyond the grave.

The mysterious contents of his father's backpack plunge James deep into the heart of an…

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Book of the Week

22 May 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

WANTED: A MOTHER

Everyone tells Sophie that she was orphaned in a shipwreck,

but Sophie is convinced her mother also survived.

When no one believes her, Sophie sets out to prove them wrong.

On the run from the authorities, Sophie finds Matteo - a boy who walks tightropes and lives in…

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Book of the Week

15 May 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

This wonderful book is packed with amazing photographs taken by Tim Peake from the International Space Station.

'It's impossible to look down on earth from space and not be mesmerised by the fragile beauty of our planet.'

I may have been 400km up, but I have never felt closer to Earth than…

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Book of the Week

8 May 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

Eight keys, eight secrets. One girl about to unlock her past

Before I used it, the key had infinite possibilities.

Eleven-year-old Elise feels stuck.

Her school locker-buddy squashes her lunch and laughs at her, every day.

She doesn't want to go to school - and her best friend,…

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Book of the Week

3 May 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

FOR OUR OLDER READERS...

The first time I saw them, I thought they were angels...

Steve's newborn baby brother is seriously ill and his parents are struggling to cope. 

When a mysterious wasp queen invades his dreams and makes him an offer that could transform his life, all Steve has to…

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Book of the Week

24 Apr 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

From the Carnegie shortlisted author of When Mr Dog Bites, Brian Conaghan.

The Bombs That Brought Us Together

Charlie has always lived in Little Town.

It's home: the curfew, the Regime, the thugs, the poverty.

He knows the rules.

Then he meets Pavel.

Scrawny, sweary, with fierce…

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Spring Book Reviews

22 Mar 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

We have a huge selection of new books for Spring!

Here are just a few of them....

River of Ink by Helen Dennis

There are lots of twists and pacy dialogue in this first instalment of a thriller trilogy.

In the heart of London, a mystery boy emerges from the River Thames.

In a race…

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World Book Day -2 March 2017

24 Feb 2017

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

WORLD BOOK DAY 2017

We will be celebrating World Book Day with lots of fun activities and prizes

in the Study Centre throughout the week.

Please come and join us at morning breaks and lunch-times.

You can exchange your £1 Book Voucher in the Study Centre

for one of the four books…

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