Book Reviews by Room 6
‘Beware of the Killer Coat’ by Susan Gates
Teacher read us the story, ‘Beware of the Killer Coat by Susan Gates.
It was a very funny story about a boy called Andrew.
Andrew thought that his new coat was really a monster that was out to get him.
This coat swallowed the important notes that came home from school.
Andrew’s gloves also disappeared.
This book was illustrated by Josip Lizatovic.
His pictures are very funny too.
They really bring the story to life.
‘Once Dark and Stormy Night’ by Alan Ahlberg
is a book about a boy who was kidnapped by brigands.
Jack said it was confusing.
Mo said it was funny and interesting.
Ryan said a lot happened in the story.
‘Care of Henry’ by Anne Fine
is a book about boy
who had to decided who to stay with when his Mum was in hospital.
It was important that his dog would be minded too.
Most children liked the book a lot.
Though some children said
it was not very funny or interesting or adventurous.