Book:Skull Island :2011 Book
Author: Barlow, Steve
Year: 2011
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Book:North from Idaho:2004 Book
Author: Sadler, Geoff, 1943-
Year: 2004
Publisher: Robert Hale
Book:Idaho:2018 Book
Author: Ruskovich, Emily
Year: 2018
Publisher: Vintage

Every two months Doncaster Libraries and Waterstones invite you to read the Children’s Doncaster Read book and tell other people about your experience of reading for pleasure.

If you would like to get involved, you can loan the chosen Children’s Doncaster Read book from your library. Or you can purchase a copy from Waterstones at their Frenchgate branch. 

If you would like to let us know what you thought about the books, you can review them directly once logged in to this website with a free upgraded account. You can also download and complete the review form below, and hand it in to your local library.


For March and April

Let's be Detectives


For March and April's Read you will need to be a detective.

Read the books and follow the clues and solve the mysteries.

Look out for your favourite book and let us know what you think of it.    

Let us know what you think….     #DoncasterRead

You can review the book directly once logged in to this website with a free upgraded account. 
Find instructions on how to add online reviews to post your views and share with the whole community. 
You can also download and complete the review template below, and email it to the Literacy Team.
Send small, to the point book reviews via Twitter. #libbookbytes 

Review in 3 Words:

David Walliams – Bad Dad – Funny, Exciting, Dramatic
Clare Balding – The Racehorse that Disappeared – Funny, Cool, Sweet
Tom Fletcher – The Dinosaur that Pooped the Bed – Dinosaurs Are Cool
& Fun, Disgusting, Silly

Katharine Holabird - Angelina and the Royal Wedding - Sweet, Cool and Funny


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