Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay – J.K. Rowling

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I read this book because I am entirely in love with the Harry Potter series. I read a few pages of this before I got entirely bored with it as I detest reading scripts, my option to overcome this was to open up the DVD of the film and put it on at the same time so that I could listen to the speech while reading the stage directions that went along with it.

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Private Peaceful – Michael Morpurgo

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I decided that, with so many of our students reading, and loving, Michael Morpurgo, I should try and read some of his work and this was the book that I decided to kick off with. I can agree with the students that this was a brilliant book and it moved me to tears when I read the ending, although I have not begun to recommend him as an author due to my limited experience with his other books.

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