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@War
Shane Harris
Review by David Stuart

The internet is an integral part of any highly developed economy; seemingly everything is connected to the network, from banks and businesses to power stations and military drones.

The Brockenspectre
Linda Newbery
Review by George Hanratty
Tomas adores his Pappi and wishes to be just like him: strong, brave and fearless.
The Walled City
Ryan Graudin
Review by Tracy Eynon
Jin Ling lives by her wits in the unforgiving streets of the Walled City.
New and Collected Poems for Children
Carol Ann Duffy
Review by Sue Creed

When you open a book of poetry for children by the poet laureate, you’re expecting something good.

Young Bond: Shoot to Kill
Steve Cole
Review by Clair Stanton
This reboot of the Young Bond franchise is an action-packed adventure that should please fans and newcomers alike.
Peace and Conflict
Irene Sabatini
Review by Kristy Rabbitt
A charming and thought-provoking book for younger readers from the winner of the Orange prize for new writers.
 
Ten-year-old Robert has a thirst for knowledge but in par
The Seven Sisters
Lucinda Riley
Review by Penny Batchelor
A mysterious wealthy businessman, Pa Salt (an anagram comprising of the Greek God Atlas and the P from Pleiades) adopted six daughters from around the world and brought them to live in his mansio

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