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Term Three New Reads p.1


Bedlam - Ally Kennen


When they closed the asylum, they thought everyone had left.

When Lexie discovers the truth about the haunted asylum, it is more shocking, more dangerous and shocking than anything she could ever imagine...







The Nightmare Factory -L.A. Jones



Andrew and Poppy Lake thought they were safe in their own beds.  they were wrong.  Stolen from their dreams by an unknown force, they wake up trapped in a strange world parallel  toour own.  There the evil Vesuvius rules over the Nightmare Factory with his army of Shadowmares, extracting fear from children to create nightmares all over the earth.








Blood Ransom

Blood Ransom - Sophie McKenzie




Clones Rachel and theo now live thousands of miles apart.  They keep in touch regularly via the internet, but things just aren't the same. 

When Rachel discovers that evil scientist Elijah is still working in secret for a section of the government and about to murder Daniel, she sets out to rescue the little boy, but her plans backfire with disasterous consequences.







Treason - Jo Macauley

Secrets and spies series



Beth Johnson is a talented and beautiful young actress.  She is also a spy.

The year is 1644, and  somebody wants the King dead. One November morning, a mysterious ghost ship drifts up the Thames.  Sent to investigate, fourteen-year-old Beth quickly finds herself embroiled in a dangerous adventure that takes her right into the Tower of London.  Will Beth be able to unravel the plot to kill the King before it's too late?








The Secret Sky - Atia Abawi



A love story that brilliantly captures the magic and heartbreak of  Afghanistan.  This novel will leave you angry at injustice, and awed by courage.