‘Saint Pius X College Book Week Questionnaire- The Results 3’


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                 Promoting Reading Across the Curriculum for Life



BOOK WEEK NI (9th-15th October)


are in!

What makes a book a great book?

‘The blurb and pictures must hook me in’

‘The title has to be unusual/original’

‘It has to build a world I’ve only dreamt about’

‘It has to be funny and mysterious at the same time’

‘It’s one you can’t put down until the following morning’

‘Amazing facts and figures that blow my mind’

‘Challenging vocabulary that I have to look up on-line’

‘The twist in the tale that leaves your head spinning’

‘A cliff-hanger that leaves you in total suspense’

‘Jokes, lots of jokes’

‘Private information about other people’s lives’

‘Relatable characters that I love and characters that I hate’

‘Amusing illustrations’

‘Something that will keep you wondering’

‘Protagonists and antagonists’

‘It takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotions’

‘Real-life stories’

‘It takes you to a whole other place and makes you believe you’re actually there’

‘Something that’s not too short, not too long’

‘It doesn’t always have a happy end’

A plot that’s understandable but thrilling at the same time’

‘It’s aimed at a definite audience’







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