CHS Big Book Vote
To celebrate World Book Day 2014, over 200 pupils took part in the ‘CHS Big Book Vote’.
Pupils were asked to nominate books which have changed their lives and also their favourite books of all time. We used these votes to compile the ultimate reading list. Our list is summarised below and free copies are available from the Library Resource Centre.
Books that will … Make You Cry
The Fault in Our Stars
Marley and Me
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Books that will … Make You Laugh
Diary of a Wimpy Kid series
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Books that will … Scare You
Wolf Blood Dracula
The Boy in the Smoke
The Hunger Games
Scream Street series
Books that will … Help You Understand
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Horrible Histories series
The Bible Recipe books
Brian Cox’s Wonders of the Solar System
Our Favourite Books/Series of All Time – The Top Ten
1 Diary of a Wimpy Kid series
2 Danny, The Champion of the World
3 Alex Rider series
4 Skulduggery Pleasant series
5 The Hunger Games series
6 Harry Potter series
7 Lola Rose
8 Gangsta Granny
9 Between Shades of Gray
10 Private Peaceful
The CHS World Book Day activity linked in directly with the national World Book Day theme this year which was ‘Writes of Passage’. Young people and adults across the nation nominated the books that have rocked their worlds. The final list was announced by Children’s Laureate, Malorie Blackman, on World Book Day and is available to download from www.worldbookday.com/writes-of-passage.
The Nation’s Top Five Books – have you read them?
News Articles - Library
12 April 2016As always, it has been extremely busy in the Library Resource Centre. For a full report pleas...
13 March 2015Click here to view the latest edition of the Library Newsletter, which includes book revie...
06 March 2015Our WBD theme for 2015 was ‘From Book to Film’, as many famous films originated as books. Ove...
13 October 2014Newsletter from CHS Library Resource Centre. Includes reviews for the Book Death Cloud. Also, ...
13 March 2014To celebrate World Book Day 2014, over 200 pupils took part in the ‘CHS Big Book Vote’. Pup...
11 March 2013World Book Day (WBD) 2013 www.worldbookday.com Happy Birthday Wally! The LRC World...