Category Archive: Novelties Book Club

Novelties Book Club – new poster, new ideas and new plans – 11 September 2019

Novelties Book Club pupils were bursting with ideas & activities during their meeting on 11 September! Some of the group have now contacted two members of staff to get the ball rolling with Star Reader of the Month. The first interview is on Thursday 12 September with Mr MacLean in the History department. There was …

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Novelties Book Club on fire! 4 September 2019

Novelties Book Club was full of activities and book fun🎉📚 on Wednesday 4 September. Kate, Zara & Naimh are going to start Star Reader of the Month. Interviewing staff about their reading. ¬†Answers and photos will be displayed on posters. Ali, Isobella & Rhys brainstormed the new banner for book club and all shared #goodreads …

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Novelties Book Club – first meetingof the new term – Wednesday 28 August 2019

It’s back! And Wednesday lunchtimes will never be the same again 😁📚💜. Novelties Book Club is for all pupils and there was a special welcome for our new S1s at the first meeting on Wednesday 28 August. Bonus: this is a great way to meet new people and to make friends.#books #bringyourlunch #beready #bestoftimes. Some …

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New Logo for Novelties Book Club 12 June 2019

Novelties Book Club was all about rebranding during the meeting on 12 June. And, very democratic a process it was too. Discussing, drawing and voting on logos. Then, chatting about a flyer and a poster for the new S1s after the holidays. To include the line: Meet New Characters 😉👍 #watchthisspace

Novelties Book Club – welcome back seniors Isobella & Rhys and plans! – 5 June 2019

Novelties Book Club on 5 June welcomed back seniors – Isobella & Rhys – & the first Question was? “Any personal reading during study leave?” Rhys read lots about ships and Isobella loved Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Younger Novelties dived into the pile of new books. Then, new plans hatched! 📚💜 for next …

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Novelties Book Club Reading Recommendation Postcards 29 May 2019

Novelties Book Club on Wednesday 29 May was all about these beautiful postcards of Elgin and Moray. Sharing reading recommendations with our @bookpenpals author Kathryn Evans.   Brandon has really enjoyed The Rise of Wolves by Kerr Thomson and wrote about it on his postcard to our @bookpenpals author Kathryn Evans. He mentions another famous …

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Novelties Book Club – Natalie and Why Book Club is the Best – 15 May 2019

Natalie, one of the S1 pupils in Novelties Book Club, is keen to share with others what she enjoys about our lunchtime book club. Find out more and the books she has enjoyed too. All in the Reviews & Recommendations folder at the library desk

Isobella Dinosaurtastic Posters for The Grampian Children’s Book Award Competition 25 March 2019

The Talented Isobella in our Novelties Book Club is hiding behind her posters. She is a fan of The ExtinctionTrials and has created TWO dinosaurtastic depictions of the book by SM Wilson. As if the book had been made into a film #awesome @GrampBookAward competition.

Novelties Book Club Art 20 March 2019

It was a very busy Novelties Book Club meeting on Wednesday 20 March. Finishing posters for the @GCBA competition and Isobella’s art work on The Extinction Trials by SM Wilson ensured big WOWS! from everyone. Rhys was busy creating a beauty with his interpretation of The Truth and Lies of Ella Black by Emily Barr.

Novelties Book Club and The Carnegie Medal Shortlist 20 March 2019

Chufters!¬† Sharing @CILIPCKG shortlist with Novelties Book Club on Wednesday 20 March and Isla was delighted to see Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds there. Natalie read a little of A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge to us. All gave the shortlist 👏 View the 2019 shortlist here:   There are a couple …

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