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The Wintrish Girl

A girl with extraordinary powers who makes friends along the way of her journey. I enjoyed the book. I wouldn’t personally borrow it from the library, but it would be a good class book . The writer did a good job making the book appealing to young readers who want with more up levelled words. …

Solomon Macaroni and the Cousin Catastrophe

Spending the night with ferocious, fearsome, prankster cousins is bad enough, but spend the next 100 years with them?! When Solomon’s parents decide to go on a 100 year cruise without him, of course he would feel miserable. He is only a young boy, how will he survive in the wrath of his 6 cousins? …

Iceberg

Telling a story, similar to One Small Island, about the continent of Antarctica with animals who live in its natural habitat. I like this book because of the word choices and illustrations. There’s nothing I dislike about the book. The author was inspired by global warming and how we are slowly killing the planet and …

Whisper on the Wind

Whisper on the Wind is an amazing book for everyone to read, especially younger age groups like 3-6 year olds. In my opinion, the best thing about the book is the wording. What I mean by that is, the book repeats what the previous page says which is a good thing because if you are …

We Are Australians

The We are Australians book written by Duncan Smith and Nicole Godwin and illustrated by Jandamarra Cadd is an absolutely exceptional masterpiece. This book tells/shows how important our country and our community is and how we stand up to share our differences with each other. The paintings are intricate, phenomenal, creative and inspiring. I believe …

Funny Kid: Next Level

Funny Kid Next Level is a great book to read. Set in Max’s hometown of Redhill, we follow the storyof a group of unique friends who are on a mission to become professional gamers. They encounterdifficulties along the way from friends and family. The storyline is easy to follow with smoothtransitions between events. Key moments …

Windows.

A relationship in this book that stood out for me was the fact that the illustrations drawn by Jonathan Bentley conveyed more meaning to the text than the words did in my point of view. The basic idea of bringing a very simple yet powerful topic, and then adding a moral to it at the …

Cheeky dogs: to Lake Nash and back

‘Cheeky Dogs to Lake Nash and Back’, is a great book.  Both authors Dion Beasley and Johnanna Bell did an outstanding job. It showed different parts of Dion’s life and love for dogs, despite of what they did to him. In this book it shows that Dion grew up in Tennant Creek and had a …

Friday Barnes – Undercover

Friday Barnes Undercover by R.A Spratt is an action-packed comical detective novel of around 250 pages. Friday has been in Italy for a school trip when the brother of her friend, Melanie calls with a problem. As a detective, of course Friday has to try her best to solve the case. When the mystery leads …

The Calling of Jackdaw Hollow

When Jackdaw Hollow is the only survivor of a lightning strike, he searches for the reason why he survived. As he does, he befriends Angeline, a wildling girl who knows where her destiny lies – the circus, who might help him in his quest. This novel is an impressive masterpiece; one of the best I’ve …