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The Escape – Robert Muchamore

February 27, 2009

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The Escape is the first book in the Henderson’s Boys series, a spin-off of Muchamore’s fantastic spy series CHERUB, exploring the origins of CHERUB during the Second World War. Two more books, Eagle Day and Secret Army have been confirmed over the next two years. Charles Henderson, a British spy, returns to his house during […]

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – John Boyne

June 23, 2008

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This small novel is one of John Boyne’s greatest works. Set in WWII¬† it revolves around a small 9 – yeard old noy called Bruno in Berlin , Germany. He knows little of the war. He hears the myths of savage westerners and ruthless battleships , and the damage that has been dealt during the […]