Monday, 1 September 2014


More more more new books - Awesome!!!

The Crystal Heart: by Sophie Masson.

A girl in a tower.
An underground kingdom.
A crystal heart split in two,
Symbolising true love lost.....
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas: by John Boyne

Nine year old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the "fury"?
Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go "out-with"?
And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on teh other side of the fence?
The grown-ups won't explain so Bruno decides there is only one thing for it -
he will have to explore this place alone. What he discovers is a new friend.
A boy with the same birthday. A boy wearing striped pyjamas.
But why can't they ever play together???

Amina: by J.L.Powers
After  surviving years of civil war in Somalia, Amina's family is torn apart - her father arrested and her brother abducted.
Suddenly, Amina feels vulnerable: food is scarce, her mother is pregnant and her grandmother ailing.
She begins creating street art secretly. 
Will her work inspire others to strivve for a better future for Moadishu - or will it destroy what's left of her family.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: by Mark Haddon

This is Christopher's murder mystery story. There are no lies in this story because Christopher can't tell lies.
Christopher does not like strangers or the colours yellow or brown or being touched. On the other hand, he knows all the countries in the world and their capital cities and every prime number up to 7507.
When Christopher decides to find out who killed the neighbour's dog, his mystery story becomes more complicated than he could ever have predicted.
"Lots of things are mysteries. But that doesn't mean there isn't an answer to them."

You choose... Maze of Doom: by George Ivanoff
You decide to try the lame-looking Maze-of-Doom at the fun fair.
But once inside you realise that this is no ordinary amusement.
The maze is massive and there are traps and mysterious creatures at every turn.
Then you come across an old fortune-telling machine which predicts an eerie future.....

Will you discover the Maze's secrets and riches, or will you be trapped inside forever???

You choose... The Haunting of Spook House: by George Ivanoff

You've heard spooky stories abou tteh old house on the hill in your street. It's been said that a man was found mummified inside the house long ago.
Your friends dare you to go inside and investigte. 
Do you really believe that it's haunted?
There's only one way to find out....

This could be your chance to be a hero. Do you change the course of history, or do you meet a ghostly fate?  YOU CHOOSE
The Ghost of the Trenches and other stories from the First World War: 
by Helen Watts & Taffy Thomas

From the tragedy of the First World War, legends grew!
Trapped soldiers are saved by an army of angels.
A haunted U-boat terrifies its crew.
A village remembers  lost son.
An officer sees the ghosts of long-finished war...

Great new books - I hope you come in and try them out!!!! 
Remember to step out of your comfort zone once in a wee while including trying out new authors.


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