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The Book Club

The Book Club

By Lightcliffe Academy
We want to encourage a love of reading for all students here at Lightcliffe Academy, and in this podcast, students and members of the Lightcliffe Academy community share excerpts of stories they enjoy.
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The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown

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Mr Stink by David Walliams
Today on The Book Club, we're joined by Xara from Year 7 who is sharing our second David Walliams book, "Mr Stink". We'd highly recommend this hilarious book, but it is also still available on BBC iPlayer to watch. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
May 6, 2021
The Witches by Roald Dahl
In today's episode of The Book Club, Year 9 pupil, Cameron, is sharing the first Roald Dahl book to be featured on our podcast... The Witches. Do you have a favourite Roald Dahl book? We hope you enjoy! #WeLoveReading
April 29, 2021
Clover Moon by Jacqueline Wilson
In this week's episode of The Book Club, Aoife in Year 7 shares an excerpt from "Clover Moon" by Jacqueline Wilson. Do you have a favourite Jacqueline Wilson book? Let us know if you do! We hope you enjoy! #WeLoveReading
April 22, 2021
The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
In this week's episode, our first guest reader from across Abbey MAT, Mr Marshall, shares with you the opening to Dan Brown's, "The Lost Symbol". Whilst you may not have read the books, you may have seen the films. The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons and Inferno are all based on Dan Brown novels. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
April 15, 2021
Beyond Possible by Nimsdai Purja
This week, we have our second staff reader, Mr Barker. Mr Barker is sharing an excerpt from “Beyond Possible” by Nimsdai Purja. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
April 8, 2021
Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead
This week’s episode of The Book Club is from Sienna in Year 11, who is sharing an excerpt from “Vampire Academy” by Richelle Mead. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
April 1, 2021
Code Name Bananas by David Walliams
In our next episode of The Book Club, Cailam (who’s from Year 8), shares an excerpt from “Code Name Bananas” by David Walliams. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
March 25, 2021
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Episode 3 of The Book Club is “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. This book is shared by our first staff reader, Mrs Ackroyd. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
March 18, 2021
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep End by Jeff Kinney
Our second reader is Will from Year 8. Will is going to share “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep End” by Jeff Kinney. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
March 11, 2021
Warriors into the Wild by Erin Hunter
To help mark World Book Day, we're pleased to share with you the first episode of our new podcast, "The Book Club". In this episode, Eden from Year 7 shares an excerpt from "Warriors into the Wild" by Erin Hunter. We hope you enjoy! #welovereading
March 4, 2021