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What's new in our Excalibur library...


June 2022

A new book order has arrived today for our school library.

They have been selected from No Shelf Control book reviews.


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March 2022

The Once Series has arrived for our school library.???????



A new book order arrived today with lots of recommendations from the children.

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January 2022

A new book order has arrived today for our school library.
The books have been shortlisted from Blue Peter Book Awards 2022.
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A new book and magazine order arrived today with lots of recommendations from the children.

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December 2021

Many thanks to Jessica for the lovely book donations.


Many thanks to George and Gabriel for their book donations to our school library.

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Thank you to everyone who has kindly made donations to our school library. Here are some of the kind donations from a parent who purchased a huge haul from Facebook and a parent who has used part of her charitable donations from her workplace. Thank you everyone!

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Many thanks to Ethan in Year 6 for donating a copy of the fantastic Britannica Magazine for our library.

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Some more new additions!


More new books kindly donated by one of our staff members.


Many thanks to Bethany in Year 6 for donating a collection of books for our school library.

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November 2021

We have some new additions to the library this month, recommendations from the children and other sources.

Here are our new magazine subscriptions that have been added to our library shelves. We have two brand new subscriptions 'The Phoenix' and 'Storybox'. The Phoenix Comic is a weekly comic based story magazine aimed at 7-14 year olds. The Storybox is a monthly mgazine aimed at younger children offering a selection of stories and illustrations from top authors and artists around the world.


Here are some book recommendations from the Book Trust from their diverse and inclusive range.


Black History Month book recommendations.


Here are the Waterstones recommendations for November 2021.


Maddie in Year 6 recommended 'Famous Five' by Enid Blyton. We found all of the Enid Blyton books in the school, including 'Secret Seven' and have put them all together on a shelf in the library for easy access.


Issie in Year 6 recommended 'The Spiderwick Chronicles'


And finally, here are the Marcus Rashford book club choice recommendations.


10th November 2021

Many thanks to Jake in Year 6 for donating a series books by Olympic legend Chris Hoy: Flying Fergus.


2nd November 2021

Year 6 have enjoyed the Excalibur Library this half term, finding new books as well as revisiting old favourites.



19th October 2021

A new book order arrived today with lots of recommendations from the children. Alex Rider was recommended by Oscar (Y6), Guiness World Records by Isaac (Y6), Paddington by Maisie (Y6) and The Mysterious Benedict Series by Ethan (Y6). Some great choices!


18th October 2021

Year 2 have enjoyed find new books to read in the library.

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A selection of new books for our library. 'Llama Drama' was recommended by Fenna, one of our Y4 pupils. Check out our new magazine subscriptions!


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