In year 6 this year, our author of the year is Malorie Blackman. She has written over 50 popular books and in 2008 was given an OBE for her contributions to literature. Over the years, Malorie has received many other awards for her work including the Children’s Laureate. Some of her popular books for children include: Pig Heart Boy, Hacker and Operation Gadgetman. She has also written many thought-provoking books for young adults.
You should be reading for 20 minutes a day at least 5 days a week. This can be alone or with an adult.