“The Song From Somewhere Else” by A.F. Harrold 📖
Life for Frank is tough during the summer when she has to face the local bullies alone. But she is rescued by the local weirdo and escapes to his house where she hears the strangest, most compelling music coming from the basement. Life changes as Frank and Nick become entwined in a effort to stop the world being invaded by beings from another dimension and Frank discover how standing up to scary things can make a real difference. A fantasy story about an unlikely but wonderful friendship.
This book is available in the senior library at CC HAR Y7
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‘Mr. Popper’s Penguins’ by Richard Atwater 📖
A wonderful story for younger independent readers. Mr Popper, a decorator with a passion for all things Arctic and Antarctic is unexpectedly gifted a penguin. He cares for the bird and even acquires a mate for him. Soon lots of little penguins are playing in the basement of his house. But his pets are expensive and the Poppers find that they need to get creative about both caring for the penguins and solving their financial problems.
This book is available in the junior library at JF ATW
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Aru Shah and the End of Time (Pandava Quartet, #1) 📖 by Roshani Chokshi
Fans of Percy Jackson will LOVE this adventurous romp through Indian mythology rich with gods, demons and celestial weapons of all kinds. Brilliantly written it was gripping from cover to cover.
This book is available in the junior library at JF CHO
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Or listen to the audio book on Overdrive here