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New September Display - 2020

Back to school means back to Learning Lounge books! We have loads of new books available for all year groups to enjoy.

All new solo books including 'Lampie', 'Deeplight' , 'Black Flamingo', 'Rose Interrupted', 'A Good Girls Guide to Murder' +

Books that follow on from your favourite series, introducing: 'One of us is next' , 'Tom Gates: Spectacular School Trip', 'Murder most Unladylike: Top Marks for Murder' +

Great Fiction Quick Reads; 'Lark' and 'Eagle Warrior'

Exciting sporty reads such as 'Pogba', 'The Boxer', 'Unstoppable' and 'The Crossover'

Brand new Graphic Novels & Manga: 'Heartstopper VOL.3', 'Scott Pilgrim VOL.6', 'Illegal' and 'Tokyo Ghoul VOL.3'

Learn more with our new non-fiction: 'Football School: Star Players' and '100 things to know about numbers, computers & coding'

  • Don't forget you can see a list of all our new display books on Eclipse. Simply log on and check out the Reading List tab!

Where will September's display take you?

Spotlight Books:

Black Flamingo by Dean Atta

A boy comes to terms with his identity as a mixed-race gay teen - then at university he finds his wings as a drag artist, The Black Flamingo. A bold story about the power of embracing your uniqueness. Sometimes, we need to take charge, to stand up wearing pink feathers - to show ourselves to the world in bold colour.

Unstoppable by Dan Freedman

Secrets and lies . . . secrets and lies . . . Fourteen-year-old twins, Kaine and Roxy, used to be close, but now they can hardly bear to be in the same room. Roxy hates the way her brother behaves - Kaine might be brilliant at football but he's always in trouble and cares nothing about his family. And Kaine despises the way his supposedly-perfect sister, dominates their parents in her ambition to reach Wimbledon. But the twins are both hiding dangerous secrets of their own, secrets that could destroy everything they are working towards - and both Roxy and Kaine's survival hangs precariously in the balance. Gripping, twisting, and real, this book is UNSTOPPABLE.

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder

The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it.

But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the crime, Pippa Fitz-Amobi isn't so sure. When she chooses the case as the topic for her final project, she starts to uncover secrets that someone in town desperately wants to stay hidden. And if the real killer is still out there, how far will they go to keep Pip from the truth . . . ?

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