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Foul Play
by H.I Larry
Genre: Fantasy
The best thing about this book: Is the mission.
This book is best for people who are 6,7, 8 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Phillip (Yr 2)
May 2012

Inkheart
by Cornelia Funke
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
This book is about: A magical ability that is extremely dangerous
in the wrong hands.
The best thing about this book: The twists and turns.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called:
The Key to Rondo.
This book is best for people who are 10-13 years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Ursula G (Yr 6)
May 2012
Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew
by Carolyn Keene
Genre: Mystery/Crime
This book is about: Three girls who solve mysteries.
The best thing about this book: The mystery.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called: Rainbow Magic.
This book is best for people who are 5+ years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Chloe V (Yr2)
May 2012
Scream for Ice-Cream
by Carolyn Keene
Genre: Mystery/Crime
This book is about: A favourite ice-cream flavour gone missing.
The best thing about this book: The mystery.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called:
Ticket Trouble.
This book is best for people who are 8, 9, 10 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Juliette K (Yr 4)
May 2012
Catching Fire
by Suzanne Collins
Genre: Adventure, Drama
This book is about: Katniss and Peeta won the Hunger Games and the Capitol
wants revenge. One female victor and one male victor from each district have to
go back into the arena to fight to the death.
The best thing about this book: EVERYTHING
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called: The Hunger
Games and Mockingjay.
This book is best for people who are 11+ years old.
I rate this book 100 out of 5.
Reviewed by Jessica C (Yr 7)
May 2012
Little Darlings
by Jacqueline Wilson
Genre: Family & Relationships
This book is about:
Two different girls who are sisters and didn't know.
The best thing about this book: It's very hard to put down.
This book is best for people who are 10-12 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Brooke (Yr 5)
April 2012
The Hunger Games
by Suzanne Collins
Genre: Adventure
This book is about: There are twelve districts. Each
year they have to send a girl and a boy in between the ages
of 12 and 18 to fight to the death. Katniss steps up to take the
place of her sister.
The best thing about this book: is knowing that she could die on
the next page.
This book is best for people who are 13-100 years old.
I rate this book: 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Charlotte C
April 2012
Specky Magee
by Felice Arena
Genre: Sports
This book is about: A good footy player called Specky.
The best thing about this book: The football.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was
called: Specky Magee and the best of oz.
This book is best for people who are 8-13 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by William G (Yr 5)
April 2012
Skulduggery Pleasant Death Bringer
by Derek Landy
Genre: Adventure, Mystery/Crime
This book is about: Action and people finding artefacts and
battles.
This book is best for people who are 10+ years old
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Tom B (Yr 5)
April 2012
The Alchemist
by Michael Scott
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
This book is about: Nicolas, Sophie and Josh trying to
fight John Dee.
The best thing about this book: Action-packed.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called:
The Magician.
This book is best for people who are 10+ years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Liam (Yr 5)
April 2012
The Lab
by Jack Heath
Genre: Mystery/Crime, Adventure
This book is about: A genetically modified secret agent
that has to escape his producer.
The best thing about this book: Action packed and fills you
with excitement.
This book is best for people who are 11+ years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Callum (Yr 5).
April 2012
Gladiator Fight for Freedom
by Simon Scarrow
Genre: Adventure
This book is about: A child taking revenge on the man
that murdered his dad and kidnapped his mother.
The best thing about this book: It is really good.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was
called: Gladiator Street Fighter
This book is best for people who are in Year 6 or 7.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Callum (Yr 5)
April 2012
The Red Pyramid
by Rick Riordan
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
This book is about: Sadie and Carter Kane find out
that they are hosting an Egyptian god and end up
having to defeat the god of evil.
The best thing about this book: Lots of twists
that make you never stop reading.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called:The Percy Jackson series.
I rate this book 4 3/4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Liam
April 2012
EJ12 Christmas Countdown
by Susannah McFarlane
Genre: Mystery/Crime, School, Adventure
This book is about: A girl who is a secret agent.
The best thing about this book: It is really funny
sometimes.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: EJ12 ChocShock.
This book is best for people are 9-11 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Brooke (Yr 5)
March 2012
Getting into Tennis
by Ron Thomas and Joe Herran
Genre: Non-Fiction, Sports
This book is about: Tennis.
The best thing about this book: I learnt how to serve.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was
called: Getting into Hockey
This book is best for people who are 10-12 years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Connor (Yr 5)
March 2012
Magyk
by Angie Sage
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery/Crime
This book is about: A princess.
The best thing about this book: Not knowing what
will happen next.
This book is best for people who are 9-14 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Brooke (Yr 5)
March 2012
Anne of Green Gables
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Genre: Adventure.
This book is about: A young orphan girl
called Anne Shirley who is adopted by Marila an
d Matthew Cuthbert who expected a boy instead t
o help out on their farm. Although she always gets into
trouble they find it hard to remember what life was like
without her.
The best thing about this book: That you can picture everything
because it is so descriptive and is also a wonderful book.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was called:
Anne of Avonlea, which is the next chapter in the series, also by
the same author.
This book is best for people who are 11-13 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Bhavya (Yr 5)
March 2012
Diary of a Would be Princess
by Jessica Green
Genre: Diaries
This book is about: An outsider
The best thing about this book: I can't stop reading it.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: Dork Diary
This book is best for people who are 10-12 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Brooke (Yr 5)
March 2012
Kiss
by Jacqueline Wilson
Genre: Adventure, Family and Relationships
This book is about: Girlfriends and boyfriends.
The best thing about this book: Everything
This book is best for people who are 11-16 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Charlotte (Yr 6)
March 2012
The Switch
by Anthony Horowitz
Genre: Mystery/crime, Adventure, Science
This book is about: A boy who's really rich and lives
in a mansion until he wishes he was someone else.
The best thing about this book: The suspense.
This book is best for people who are 12+ years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Tim (Yr 6)
March 2012
Glubbslym
by Jacqueline Wilson
Genre: Fantasy, adventure
This book is about: A magical toad and his companion.
The best thing about this book: It's unrealistic.
This book is best for people who are 7-9 years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Anonymous (Yr 4)
March 2012
Alice Miranda
by Jacqueline Harvey
Genre: Mystery/crime, school, adventure, drama
This book is about: A girl who goes to boarding school
and makes many friends but solves lots of mysteries and
gets herself in lots of trouble.
The best thing about this book: Is all of the drama.
This book is best for people who are 8+ years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Sahra R (Yr 6)
March 2012
Pilot and Huxley
by Dan McGuiness
Genre: Graphic novel
This book is about: Two boys and a girl.
The best thing about this book: When they can turn into
monsters.
This book is best for people who are 7-14 years old.
I rate this book 3 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Charlotte (Yr 6)
March 2012
Meerkat Madness
Genre: Adventure, animals, humour
This book is about: 4 meerkats.
The best thing about this book: It's so funny!
This book is best for people who are 9 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Grace R
March 2012
Geronimo Stilton
by Geronimo Stilton
Genre: Adventure,mystery/crime, humour
This book is about: A mouse
The best thing about this book: He's really cool.
This book is best for people who are 9-10 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Grace R
March 2012
Vicky Angel
by Jacqueline Wilson
This book is about: A girl who's best friend dies and
comes back to life as an angel.
The best thing about this book: The friendship they
have together.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: Double Act
This book is best for people who are 11+ years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Chelsea (Yr 7)
March 2012
Kardashian Konfidential
by Kim, Kourtney, Khloe Kardashian
Genre: Family relationships, drama, humour
This book is about: The everyday life of a Kardashian
sister and about their bumps along the way. They also
have lots of good advice about life.
The best thing about this book: Was that it was very personal
and I could relate to most of it.
This book reminds me of another book I read which was
called: Seriously I'm Kidding by Ellen DeGeneres
This book is best for people who are 13+ years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Liliya (Yr 7)
March 2012
Little Darlings
by Jacqueline Wilson
Genre: Family & Relationships
This book is about: Two girls who
live very different lives that are sisters
and don't know they are. Two very different girls; one
extraordinary friendship.
The best thing about this book: It's a moving
story that you can't put down
This book is best for people who are 10-14 years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Olivia M (Yr 7)
February 2012
The Donkey who Carried the Wounded
by Jackie French
Genre: Historical fiction
This book is about: A very lucky donkey who saved lives.
The best thing about this book: is about the man and
donkey's relationship.
This book is best for people who are 10+ years old.
I rate this book 3 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Molly D (Yr 7)
February 2012
The Amulet series
bu Kibuishi Kazu
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Graphic Novels
This book is about: Two siblings trying to find
their Uncle, the stone keeper.
The best thing about this book: It's a graphic novel.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: The Chronicles of Narnia.
This book is best for people who are 7-12 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by William (Yr 6)
February 2012
Fraidy Cats
by Penny Hall
Genre: Adventure, Science, Picture Book,
Animal, Drama, Sports.
This book is about: Ari
The best thing about this book: that it has got very
good pictures.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: The Cats.
This book is best for people who are 8-10 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Iman (Yr 3)
February 2012
My Sister Jodie
by Jacqueline Wilson
Genre: Family & Relationships
This book is about: Two girls moving to a boardin
school.
The best thing about this book: It seems so real.
This book is best for people who are 8-14 years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Ellie (Yr 4)
February 2012
Horses
by Juliet Culton-Brock
Genre: Non-Fiction, Picture Book
This book is best for people who are 5-8 years old.
Reviewed by Grace
February 2012
Just Disgusting
by Andy Griffiths
Genre: Humour
This book is about: Disgusting little funny stories,
disgusting!
The best thing about this book: The story about the
two brown blobs.
This book is best for people who are 8+ years old.
Reviewed by Ollie G (Yr 5)
February 2012
Diary of a Would Be Princess
by Jessica Green
Genre: School, Diaries, Drama
This book is about: A grade 5 girl
The best thing about this book: It's very realistic.
There is no other book like it.
This book is best for people who are 9-11 years old.
I rate this book 4 out of 5.
Reviewed by Grace (Yr 5)
February 2012
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
by JK Rowling
Genre: Fantasy
This book is about: Harry Potter finds a potion book
written by the Half-Blood Prince.
The best thing about this book: Is that it can be
fery funny.
This book reminds me of another book I read which
was called: Other Harry Potter books.
This book is best for people who are 9+ years old.
I rate this book 5 out of 5.
Reviewed by Jess M (Yr 5)
February 2012
The 39 Clues series
by Various Authors
Genre: Family & Relationships, Adventure, Historical
This book is about: A family that finds out their family
is the most powerful in the world.
The best thing about this book: is it is all about
adventure and fun clues and there's a lot to learn.
This book is best for people who are 8-14 years old.
I rate this book 4 1/2 out of 5.
Reviewed by Anonymous
February 2012