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1. Ms Bruton 17/07/2018

I have been reading The Celts by Alice Roberts. A fascinating exploration of the rather fragmentary history of the Celtic peoples, drawing on classical authors and archaeological evidence. Necessarily rather an overview but very interesting and an enjoyable read.

2. Mr Dunn 13/07/2018

I have almost finished "Norse Mythology" by Neil Gaiman. He retells stories of Odin, Thor, Balder and other Norse Legends in a way that really brings the characters to life and explores the relationships of Gods, giants and mortals. I would recommend this to everyone, especially those interested in myths and legends.

3. Mr. Luxton 12/07/2018

I am just finished reading 'The Great Automatic Grammatizator and Other Stories' by Roald Dahl. This is a collection of some of Roald Dahl's short stories and I would wholeheartedly recommend this collection. It has some really funny moments in the stories, and really allows you to escape for a little while.

4. Mrs Pegram 12/07/2018 12/07/2018

I have just started The Light Jar by Lisa Thompson. This is a story about hope and friendship. This story tells us that we can even in the darkest times find a way to light up the Dark. A challenging read for 11-13 year olds.

Available to borrow from our library.

5. Mrs Pearce 12/07/2018

I have nearly finished reading "A Thousand Splendid Suns" by Khaled Hosseini. It is set in Afghanistan in 1970s to 2000s. The book is beautifully written with a gripping plot and it is teaching me a lot about life for women under the Taliban. I recommend this book for students in Year 10 and above.

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