Book of the Week

11 Sep 2017

Category: Book Reviews

BOND:- BEFORE THE NAME BECAME A LEGEND.
BEFORE THE BOY BECAME THE MAN.

Kidnap. Violence. Explosions. Murder.

In a North London cemetery, a professor is kidnapped at gunpoint.

A suspicious letter crammed with cryptic clues arrives at Eton.

To decipher the deadly mystery, James Bond…

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Summer Reading 2017

17 Jul 2017

Category: Book Reviews

For our age appropriate Summer Reading Lists and What to Read Next,

 please go to our Home Page/Learning/ Study Centre

and follow the links

Have a wonderful Summer!

 

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Lancashire Book of the Year Award 2017

10 Jul 2017

Category: Book Reviews

And the Winner is.....

The Deepest Cut by Natalie Flynn

'You haven't said a single word since you've been here. Is it on purpose?' 

I tried to answer David but I couldn't...my brain wanted to speak but my throat wouldn't cooperate...

Adam blames himself for his best friend's death.

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Book of the Week

4 Jul 2017

Category: Book Reviews

'Thirteen broken bones and a punctured lung.

You must have been put on this Earth for a reason, to have survived it.'

Bridge is an oddball. She is a doodler. She wears black Halloween cat ears every day.

And she survived a serious accident when she was younger.

Ever since she missed a…

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Book of the Week

26 Jun 2017

Category: Book Reviews

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF HARRY POTTER!

Where has that time gone?!

This is the first ever illustrated edition of J K Rowling's magical classic and is packed with glorious colour illustrations  

by Jim Kay, winner of the Kate Greenaway medal.

An utterly enchanting feast of a book,…

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Book of the Week

20 Jun 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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