The year 10s are developing resilience and perseverance.
They have coped well with the responsibility of being prepared for book club and setting a good example to the younger students.
Amy Smith, Librarian
The habits of informed criticism and respectful debate are practised during book club, these are cross curricular life skills. I have observed the accelerated progress in the work of the pupils who participated in English.
Dom Jones, English teacher
The format gets children to reflect on a text, to consider the views of other group members and to develop more objective and analytical thinking in a fun and engaging way.
We all enjoy getting lost in a good book, however did you know that reading has been shown to be one of the most effective stressbusters? Reading as little as six minutes a day can help reduce your stress levels by 60%! However, with so many options it can feel overwhelming to choose just one book. Therefore, we’ve decided to give you a helpful nudge in the right directions! Check out our top books for this month below:
With so many fresh and exciting books aimed at the children and young adult market, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Therefore, we’ve chosen three unique and exciting new releases to get you started. Asha & the Spirit Bird Jasbinder Bilan (suggested for 9+) Asha and the Spirit and...