Our new novel, NORTHWOOD

Last week we started reading our new novel, Northwood by Brian Falkner.  We read the first 2 chapters and were introduced to the main character Cecelia Undergarment.  She lives in an interesting village called Brookfield in a 6 storey house made of balloons! Our class visualised what the village and house might look like.  Here are some of our drawings.

“Cecelia is a perfectly normal girl.  At least, as perfectly normal as anyone who lived in a balloon house near a dark, enchanted forest could be.  And as normal as anyone who could talk to animals.”

If you could talk to animals, what animal would you talk to and what would you say? 

7 thoughts on “Our new novel, NORTHWOOD

  1. To Mrs W if i could talk to animals I would talk to my cat Yagi and tell him to work out because he’s over weight 😀 from Riley

  2. Hi Mrs W if I could talk to an animal I would talk to my dog sasher and ask her who she likes most in my family from Jay 😀

  3. dear Mrs Westthorp
    If i could talk to an animal i would talk to a wolf
    i would ask it what it liked ? what it’s favourite colour is ? and what is it’s name? from violet

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