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North Leigh C of E Primary School
Book title: Northern Lights
Author: Phillip Pullman
Fiction or non-fiction: Fiction
Reviewed by Rhys C
Rating: 5 stars

Recommendation:
Year 5-6. You need to be a good reader.

Summary/ content

Lyra tries to save her best friend Roger and other children from the Gobblers. As well as trying to save her imprisoned Uncle, she also is trying to learn more about a magical substance called dust.




North Leigh C of E Primary School
Book title: The Nowhere Emporium
Author: Ross Mackenzie
Fiction or non-fiction: Fiction
Reviewed by Emily F
Rating: 5 stars

Recommendation:
I would recommend this to year 5 and above

Summary/ content

Daniel Holmes is an orphan, wishing for a better life away from Spud Harper and his gang.



North Leigh C of E Primary School
Book title: Creakers
Author: Tom Fletcher
Fiction or non-fiction: Fiction
Reviewed by Alice B
Rating: 5 stars

Recommendation:
I would recommend this to year 3 and above

Summary/ content

This is a story about a little girl called Lucy and one night she wakes up and finds that her mother has gone missing, so she sets of with her friend to find the whole towns parents before it is too late and children take over the world without there adults.



North Leigh C of E Primary School
Book title: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Author: J. K. Rowling
Fiction or non-fiction: Fiction
Reviewed by ET
Rating: 5 stars





North Leigh C of E Primary School
Book title: The Boy at the Back of the Class
Author: Onjali Q Rauf
Fiction or non-fiction: Fiction
Reviewed by Mrs Bradfield
Rating: 5 stars

Recommendation:
Fluent readers in Year 4 and above

Summary/ content

A fantastic story about friendship, determination and standing up for your friends whatever their circumstances. It also shows how children can make a difference and are much more accepting of everyone than adults often are. A great read.


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