Book Reviews   8A  Term 1 2011   Toorak College A
Harry Potter is no ordinary boy. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone               By J.K Rowling By Tess
Just Listen   Sarah Dessen Created by Zoe Sometimes keeping the truth contained can eat you away. For Annabel Greene, ther...
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott. Fitzgerald Jay Gatsby: fabulously rich and fabulously unfulfilled... An imperfect love story...
'I'd Tell You I Love You But Then I'd Have to Kill You' By Ally Carter                            Created by Skye  What wo...
ONCE ONCE,   Morris Gleitzman. What would you do if your friend's parents were killed?
What would you do if someone you loved was one of the most dangerous people ever to walk the earth? Twilight Stephanie Mey...
Marked A House of Night Novel So the bad news was that I'd have to move into the House of Night, a private boarding school...
Guitar Highway Rose  By: Bridgid Lowry   Sometimes you have to get away from the world, to find what is really important  ...
ONCE By Morris Gleitzman How would you feel if your parents left you in an orphanage and promised they would come back for...
By Isy Surf School – Laurine Croasdale   - A book like                    a seven foot wave
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas By John Boyd "We're not supposed to   be friends, you and  me. We're meant to be  enem...
What would you do if you had three wishes?    Three ways to get it right a million ways to get it wrong. Careful What You ...
When your high priestess turns against you and your school, a fallen angel has broken free after hundreds of years of entr...
Plagues and Federation: The Diary of Kitty Barnes   Vashti Farrer  A young girl with a big dream... Amy
Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume  A family, a loss, and new adventures...             Sara
Fifteen Love By R.M. Corbet By Yasmin  Will and Mia are secretly in love with each other, but can they sort their problems...
The Au Pairs By Melissa De La Cruz   Created by Aynsley  Taking care of children is supposed to be easy! But as these thre...
Created by Rhiannon  A S eries of Unfortunate Events   Lemon Snicket  Three orphan children are ready for an ADVENTURE!
MOLLY A boy, a wizard, a wand and a destiny he has to fulfill!  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows J. K R O W L I N G
What happens when you have to leave something you love? Blueback, Tim Winton   Created by Lily
A Series Of Unfortunate Events/The Reptile Room By Lemony Snicket By Emma  Follow the  Baudelaire children on their advent...
100 Most Important Science Ideas Mark Henerson "Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass. The greater the...
I am Nujood  age 10 and  Divorced. Nujood Ali always wanted to be a normal 10-year-old. Yemen customs beg to differ...    ...
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  1. 1.   Book Reviews   8A  Term 1 2011   Toorak College A
  2. 2. Harry Potter is no ordinary boy. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone              By J.K Rowling By Tess
  3. 3. Just Listen   Sarah Dessen Created by Zoe Sometimes keeping the truth contained can eat you away. For Annabel Greene, there is almost nothing left.
  4. 4. The Great Gatsby By F. Scott. Fitzgerald Jay Gatsby: fabulously rich and fabulously unfulfilled... An imperfect love story in the dazzling world of the 1920's   By Erin 
  5. 5. 'I'd Tell You I Love You But Then I'd Have to Kill You' By Ally Carter                            Created by Skye  What would you do if you could never tell the one you love, who you really are?
  6. 6. ONCE ONCE,   Morris Gleitzman. What would you do if your friend's parents were killed?
  7. 7. What would you do if someone you loved was one of the most dangerous people ever to walk the earth? Twilight Stephanie Meyer Created by Georgia 
  8. 8. Marked A House of Night Novel So the bad news was that I'd have to move into the House of Night, a private boarding school known by all my friends as the vampire finishing school, where I would spend the next four years going through bizarre and unmentionable physical changes, as well as a total and permanent life shake-up!   And that's only if the whole process didn't kill me.     Click to add content
  9. 9. Guitar Highway Rose  By: Bridgid Lowry Sometimes you have to get away from the world, to find what is really important in life. By: Lydia
  10. 10. ONCE By Morris Gleitzman How would you feel if your parents left you in an orphanage and promised they would come back for you, but never did?  They left you to Escape. They left you to deal with the Nazis. How do you cope?   Jordan  
  11. 11. By Isy Surf School – Laurine Croasdale   - A book like                    a seven foot wave
  12. 12. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas By John Boyd "We're not supposed to   be friends, you and  me. We're meant to be  enemies. Did you know  that?" Marlya
  13. 13. What would you do if you had three wishes?  Three ways to get it right a million ways to get it wrong. Careful What You Wish For. By Maureen McCarthy By Sammi
  14. 14. When your high priestess turns against you and your school, a fallen angel has broken free after hundreds of years of entrapment and you're the only one who can save everyone,what would you do?   By Tori.   Hunted by P.C Cast and Kristin Cast.
  15. 15. Plagues and Federation: The Diary of Kitty Barnes   Vashti Farrer A young girl with a big dream... Amy
  16. 16. Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume  A family, a loss, and new adventures...             Sara
  17. 17. Fifteen Love By R.M. Corbet By Yasmin  Will and Mia are secretly in love with each other, but can they sort their problems out to form a relationship?
  18. 18. The Au Pairs By Melissa De La Cruz   Created by Aynsley  Taking care of children is supposed to be easy! But as these three girls find out, taking on the full-time job as a babysitter to these four children in a place as luxurious as the Hamptons is more then just a Summer job.
  19. 19. Created by Rhiannon  A S eries of Unfortunate Events   Lemon Snicket  Three orphan children are ready for an ADVENTURE!
  20. 20. MOLLY A boy, a wizard, a wand and a destiny he has to fulfill!  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows J. K R O W L I N G
  21. 21. What happens when you have to leave something you love? Blueback, Tim Winton   Created by Lily
  22. 22. A Series Of Unfortunate Events/The Reptile Room By Lemony Snicket By Emma  Follow the Baudelaire children on their adventure with reptiles!
  23. 23. 100 Most Important Science Ideas Mark Henerson "Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass. The greater the mass  the greater the amount of force needed" By Jess
  24. 24. I am Nujood  age 10 and  Divorced. Nujood Ali always wanted to be a normal 10-year-old. Yemen customs beg to differ...      By      Nujood Ali &       Delphine Minoui By Sammi
  25. 25. Slide credits: Slide 1: http://www.flickr.com/photos/60057912@N00/4470545900 Slide 2: Slide 3: http://www.flickr.com/photos/7941044@N06/3628485766 Slide 4:http://www.flickr.com/photos/eiriknewth/374515875/in/photostream/ Slide 5: http://www.flickr.com/photos/8381313@N08/3828620422 Slide 6: Slide 7: Slide 8: http://www.houseofnightuk.com/web_images/candle_spirit.jpg Slide 9: http://www.flickr.com/photos/43446613@N00/1634732078 Slide 10: Slide 11: Slide 12: http://www.flickr.com/photos/denn/194145231/ Slide 13: Slide 14: Slide 15:http://www.flickr.com/photos/visualanthology/3350110689/ Slide 16:http://www.flickr.com/photos/88442983@N00/524194897 Slide 17:http://www.flickr.com/photos/40645538@N00/5441818505 Slide 18: http://www.flickr.com/photos/47072249@N08/4909768971 Slide 19: Slide 20:http://www.flickr.com/photos/52798669@N00/3248483447 Slide 21: Slide 22:http://www.flickr.com/photos/13908767@N00/609499242 Slide 23: Slide 24: http://www.google.com.au/imgres?q=090210+gangtok+sikkim+india&um=1&hl=en&sa=N&tbm=isch&tbnid=6nyiLZNQtgpsCM:&imgrefurl=http://dailytravelphotos.com/archive/2009/02/10/index.php&ei=wVqeTfHTBoOWccu6mfkB&zoom=1&biw=1240&bih=609 sSlide 23: http://www.flickr.com/photos/20993292@N08/2853113070 Slide 24:

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