Sunday, June 20, 2010


VILLAGE BOOKS held its first Junior Book Club meeting this week. The shop was full of enthusiastic book lovers from Oliver Plunkett’s, St. Andrew's and St. Helen’s. They were all more than willing to share their opinions on David Walliam’s, The Boy in the Dress.

The meeting wrapped up with a discussion on their favourite books and what they would like to read over the summer. Together, they came up with this list:

For kids aged between 8 and 10:

- How to Train Your Dragon
by Ceressida Cowell

- Mr. Stink
by David Walliams

- Timecatcher
by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

- Which Witch
by Eva Ibbotson

- Wilma Tenderfoot and the Case of the Frozen Heart
by Emma Kennedy

For kids aged between 10 and 12:

- Goodnight Mister Tom
by Michelle Magorian

- Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief
by Rick Riordan

- Skulduggery Pleasant
by Derek Landy

- There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom
by Louis Sachar

- Timecatcher
by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

To find out more about the VILLAGE BOOKS JUNIOR BOOK CLUB email us at, call us on 845 5073 or drop into the shop.

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