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Davyhulme Primary School, Davyhulme
National Walk To School Week 17th May to 21st May - Please do what you can to support this initiative. A healthy mind - good mental health - can be greatly supported by having an active healthy life style starting with a walk to school . At school we are promoting this healthy approach with our adoption of the ' Daily Mile ' and the 10 minute running challenge , we are also planning physical challenges for our Captain Tom / Numeracy Day activities on Thursday 20th May with monies raised going to the NSPCC and School Fund - thank you all for your continuing support.
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Win a copy of Kiran Millwood Hargrave's spellbinding story A Secret of Birds & Bone

22nd Apr 2021

This is a great competition for children in Upper Key Stage 2 (Years 5+6): 

 

You know you're in for a treat when Kiran Millwood Hargrave has written a book - she's the author of modern classics like The Girl of Ink & Stars and The Island at the End of Everything.

Her latest novel A Secret of Birds & Bone is now available in paperback - and if you haven't devoured it yet, we're giving you the chance to win a copy!

This spellbinding story follows Sofia, who lives in an Italian city ravaged by plague. Her mother carves beautiful mementoes from the bones of loved ones, but one day she doesn't come home - has her work led her into danger?

Sofia and her little brother Ermin escape from the orphanage they're sent to and, accompanied by their pet crow Corvith, follow clues in bones up to the towers of Siena - will they discover the terrible truth about what's going on?

Full of mystery and beautifully written, you won't be able to look away from this captivating tale - don't miss out on your chance to win!

We have five copies of A Secret of Birds & Bone up for grabs, so to enter simply answer the question below and leave your details before the closing date of 11pm on Thursday, 20 May. Good luck!

 

Visit the link below to enter: 

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/competitions/win-a-copy-of-kiran-millwood-hargraves-spellbinding-story-a-secret-of-birds--bone/