We visited the National Museum of Scotland on 26th January to find out more about Scottish History. First we investigated the “Early People” halls, finding out about the stone carvings, Gods and stone age tools. After that, we enjoyed taking part in a fabulous re-enactment of the second Jacobite rebellion. To finish, we went to … Continue reading Scottish History comes to life at NMS
Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis Callum has a secret on his farm that even he doesn't know, but his companion Iona knows exactly what it is. Can they keep it a secret and can they keep it safe? Read this gripping novel by Gill Lewis to find out!
In the Scottish Highlands lives 12 year old Callum McGregor, a normal boy until Iona MacNair finds a hidden secret on his farm that could change their lives forever. When Iona finds herself ill, it's up to Callum to keep the secret hidden, but how? This is a really gripping novel that you will not be able to put down. I recommend it to every single person in the universe! I love this book!
Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis Imagine that a girl comes to you and tells you a secret. That secret is a rare bird. Well Callum and Iona go on an adventure to see the secret bird, but Callum's other friends, Rob and Euan, hate Iona, so Callum and Iona together have to keep their secret. This book is gripping with tons of suspense. I rate it 10 stars!
The Last Wild by Piers Torday This book is about a boy called Kester Jaynes, who can talk to animals, but not humans. Kester is trapped inside Spectrum Hall, which is controlled by the evil Factorum. But once a flock of pigeons arrive in his room along with a bossy cockroach 'General', Kester is able to escape to try to help the animals with the deadly 'red eye' disease. This book is amazing and has extraordinary cliffhangers! Please read this book!
Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis This is a nice caring book. Iona finds a secret that needs to be kept. She and Callum become friends over it, but can they keep the secret? The friends plan to spend the night in their tree house, but will they ever manage to do it? Read the book to find out!
Scottish Callum and Iona become best friends after they meet on Callum's farm. They find an extraordinary discovery, but will Callum and Iona be able to keep their secret? This book is really gripping and very suspenseful. I would rate it five stars out of five and I would recommend any Gill Lewis book!
The Last Wild by Piers Torday Can you imagine that you have the power to talk to animals? Well 12 year old Kester Jaynes does. He lives in the horrible Spectrum Hall until a flock of pigeons and an army of cockroaches break him out and carry him away to the Ring of Trees where he meets the Stag and Wolf Cub. Later he meets Polly and together they all embark on the adventure of their lives! I loved this book because it is adventurous and funny. I would recommend it to pupils in P4 and up.
The Last Wild by Piers Torday This book is all about a 12 year old boy name Kester Jaynes who can communicate with animals. After Kester's mum dies he ends up at Spectrum Hall until a cockroach General and a flock of pigeons help him escape. All the animals he meets are dying, so what is he going to do to save them? The Last Wild is both astonishing and gripping. I love this book so much that I couldn't put it down. I recommend this book to anyone who likes animals. You have to read it because you will definitely enjoy it!
The Lion that Stole My Arm by Nicola Davies This book is about Pedru, a boy who believes in revenge. Pedru lives in a village where he has a perfect life until one terrible night while he was walking a lion lept out and ripped his arm off. I think this is a terrific book! Well done Nicola Davies!