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Links to Mental Health Support Websites for Students

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Recommended Reading

Year 7      
  Sunita’s Secret by Narinder Dharmi Grk and the Perlotti Gang by Joshua Doder I Coriander by Sally Gardiner
  The Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson Killer Underpants by Michael Lawrence Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
  Eragon by Christopher Paolini Saffy’s Angel by Hilary MacKay Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
  Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah    
Year 8      
  Paralysed by Sherry Ashworth Millions by Frank Boyce Missing by Anne Cassidy
  Maximum Security by Robert Muchamore Mister Monday by Garth Nix Keeper by Mall Peet
  Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve (Un)arranged Marriage by Bali Rai The New Policeman by Kate Thompson
  Uglies by Scott Westfield    
Year 9      
  P.S I love You by Celia Ahern Growing Yams in London by Sophia Achempong Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman Beast Quest by Adam Blade Kissing the Rain by Brooks Kevin
  The Princess Diaries (Romance) by Meg Cabot Cinnamon Girl -This way to Paradise by Cathy Cassidy Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident by Eoin Colfer
  Jimmy Coates Target ( Mystery) by Joe Craig Once by Morris Gleitzman Coram Boy by Jamila Gavin
  Raven’s Gate by Antony Horowitz The Kite runner by Khaled Hoseini Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
  Private peaceful by Michael Morpurgo School’s Out Forever by James Patterson The Keeper by Mal Peet
  Just in case by Meg Rosof Century by Sarah Singleton The Pearl by John Steinbeck
  Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson Why Eating Bogeys is good for you by Mitchell Symons H.I.V.E (Adventure) by Mark Walden
  Sister Jodie by Jacqueline Wilson    
Year 10 & Year 11      
  Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn By the Time You Read This by Lola Jay The Corpse’s Tale by Katherine John
  Desert Claw (Quick Reads) by Daniel Lewis Nineteen Eighty – Four by George Orwell Tamar by Mal Peet
  The Last Taboo by Bali Rai Heretic by Sarah Singleton One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexandr Sozhenitsyn
  The No1 Detective Ladies Agency by Alexander McAll Smith