Book of the Week

21 Nov 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Community

Before the Name Became a Legend

Before the Boy Became the Man

Kidnap    Violence    Explosions    Murder

This action-packed book is not for the faint-hearted!

In a north London cemetery a professor is kidnapped at gunpoint.

A suspicious letter crammed with cryptic clues arrive at…

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Book of the Week

14 Nov 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

For our older readers...

The heart-stopping Young Adult debut from

internationally best-selling author Cecilia Ahern

Celestine North lives a perfect life. She's a model daughter and sister and she's well-liked by her classmates and teachers, and she's dating the impossibly charming Art…

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Book of the Week

24 Oct 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

Especially for Halloween...

Make sure you lock the doors before you dare open this collection of the very best ghost stories ever written.

It includes tales of terror from MR James, E Nesbit, Robert Louis Stephenson and many more.

 

A door slams in the night.

A footstep creaks on…

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Book of the Week

17 Oct 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

For our older readers and now a major motion picture....

A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of peculiar photographs.

It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel

that mixes fiction and photography in a…

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Book of the Week

10 Oct 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

Jim Kay, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, conjures the wizarding world in stunning detail in this fully illustrated edition of the second book in J.K.Rowling's classic series.

 

"Foot-high words had been daubed on the wall between two windows,

shimmering in the light cast by the…

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Book of the Week

3 Oct 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

FOR OUR OLDER READERS...

For years, Gansey has been on a quest to find a lost king.

One by one, he's drawn others into his mission:

Ronan, who steals from dreams;

Adam, whose life is no longer his own;

Noah, whose life is no longer a life;

and Blue, who loves Gansey....and is…

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Book of the Week

20 Sep 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

The Eighth Story.

Nineteen Years Later

It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn't much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband, and father of three school-age children.

While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it…

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5th July

5 Jul 2016

Posted by Mrs Gornall

Category: Book Reviews

They slowed as they reached the gate - two stone columns, each with its own crumbling angel perched on top.

The angels held up a rusty wrought-iron arch that read in curling serpentine letters:- Shiverton Hall.

Arthur Bannister has been unexpectedly offered a place at Shiverton Hall, a…

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6th June

6 Jun 2016

Posted by Tracey Jones

Category: Book Reviews

He is Day, the boy who walks in the light.

She is June, the girl who seeks her brother’s killer.

On the run and undercover, they meet by chance. Irresistibly drawn together, neither knows the other’s past.

But Day murdered June’s brother

AND SHE HAS SWORN TO AVENGE HIS DEATH…

Based…

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