Horrible Histories…

How many of you managed to claim your free copy of the “Rotten Romans” book (of the Horrible Histories series) with Saturdays Peterborough Evening Telegraph?

 Horrible Histories

 You can continue to build your collection of Horrible Histories in every Saturday’s paper for just £1.99 each – a saving on the RRP of £3 per book! There are 23 in total to collect.Inside each Saturday’s evening telegraph you can find a Horrible Histories token – please hand these into the MRC as we are collecting them to try and win a share of £500.

 There’s a first prize of £350, second prize of £100 and third prize of £50 plus runner up prizes of a full set of books for the schools who collect the most tokens -so come on everyone let’s show them that Thomas Deacon Academy is the best!

Booked Up 2011 Titles Announced

New Booked Up titles revealed…

The 17 book titles that will be on offer to all Year 7 pupils in England from September 2011 are now online at Booked Up, which is celebrating its fifth year.

The programme will deliver 650,000 free books from a list that includes winners of the Waterstone’s Children’s Book Prize and the Blue Peter Book Award.

Our Year 7 students will again be able to choose which book they want during the Term 2.

The 2011 Booked Up book list:
* Pumpkin Grumpkin by John Agard and Grace Nichols
* The Name of This Book is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch                                                                                                                                               * Artichoke Hearts by Sita Brahmachari                                                                                                                                                                                 * How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
* The Ghost Box by Catherine Fisher
* The Kick Off by Dan Freedman
* Mortlock by Jon Mayhew     
* Why is Snot Green? by Glenn Murphy
* Big Nate – The Boy with the Biggest Head in the World by Lincoln Peirce
* Dead Man’s Cove by Lauren St John
* Frankie Foster: Fizzy Pop by Jean Ure
* The Truth About Leo by David Yelland
* Boffin Boy and the Wizard of Edo by David Orme and Peter Richardson
* Little Bo Peep has Knickers That Bleep by Laurence Anholt & Arthur Robins
* The Dragon Machine by Helen Ward and Wayne Anderson
* You Choose by Pippa Goodhart and Nick Sharratt                                                                                                                                                               * Don’t You Dare, Dragon! by Annie Kubler

2011 Booked Up books. FREE to all Year 7’s in term 2

Keep your eye peeled for further information later in the year on how to claim your free book.