Winners of the book cover design competition 2019

Winners of the Library book cover design competition for World Book Day 2019

World Book Day - 2019 £1 books!

To celebrate World Book Day 2019 FBA students will be given a book token which they can exchange for a selection of £1 books! or you can use it towards the cost of a full-price book or audiobook.

You can exchange the book token for one of the above books available from bookshops and larger supermarkets (there is no extra charge). Alternatively, you can use the token to get £1.00 off the cost of a full-price book or audiobook (costing more than £2.99).

The tokens are valid from 28th February to 31st March.

Year 7 and 8 students: you should receive your book token during form time.

Year 9 students and above: if you would like a book token, please collect one from Miss Johnson in the Library.

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