Review: Flat Stanley

We started this week with a classic that caught T's interest immediately on seeing the front cover - Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown. As you can probably infer from the title, Stanley is the star of the story and he ends up flat after a noticeboard falls on him during the night. Whilst this might,... Continue Reading →

Review: The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog

This week, we have been reading a book that I first read with a book club I ran as a teaching assistant back in 2012 - The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog by Jeremy Strong and Nick Sharratt. The story is narrated by Trevor, a hapless young boy who makes a big mistake when he accepts his mums... Continue Reading →

Review: The Hat Full of Secrets

"My best ever one ever." This is what T declared as we finished the story we have been reading for the last 3 nights - The Hat Full of Secrets by Karl Newson and Wazza Pink. Henry Pepper is a young boy with a secret. And not just any old secret but a proper whopper... Continue Reading →

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