Just Jack

Just Jack

“I Was in Love with this Book Within the First Few Pages”

28 March, 2019

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Children’s reading magazine Books For Keeps has reviewed Kate Scott‘s Just Jack. Mia, in year five, said “I would recommend this book to anyone who likes funny stories that make you think...

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Just Jack Shortlisted for Portsmouth Book Award

4 February, 2019

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Kate Scott‘s Just Jack has been shortlisted for the Year 5 Portsmouth Book Award 2019. Just Jack features on the shortlist alongside titles by Tom Palmer, Steve Tasane, and Gill Lewis. The winner...

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“The Story Oozes Empathy”

5 November, 2018

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Literacy company Just Imagine has reviewed Kate Scott‘s Just Jack for their blog. “Just Jack will be my next read-aloud text in Key Stage Two, but it would also work well as...

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Just Jack Shortlisted in Somerset!

11 September, 2018

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Kate Scott‘s funny and moving middle-grade book Just Jack has been shortlisted for the North Somerset Teachers’ Book Award 2018 in the “Quality Fiction” category. It features on the shortlist...

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Had me sobbing!

1 September, 2018

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Miss Cleveland is Reading highly recommends Kate Scott‘s Just Jack: “A wonderfully funny, heartwarming story about friendship and being true to yourself, that had me laughing out loud, and sobbing behind...

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Thum Talks Just Jack

30 July, 2018

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Book blogger Julia Thum will be talking about Kate Scott‘s Just Jack on BBC Radio Berkshire on 31st July at 2PM. Tune in here. Kate recently launched the BookPenPals scheme. Follow her...

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“I Would Recommend This Book”

25 July, 2018

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Children’s book blog The Kids of Read A Lot, full of reviews written by children, has featured Kate Scott’s Just Jack. Read the full review here. Kate recently launched the BookPenPals scheme....

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Just Jack in The Big Issue

19 July, 2018

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The Big Issue has recommended Kate Scott‘s Just Jack in its Children’s Books Round Up. The middle-grade novel sits among books by Francesca Sanna and Pippa Goodhart. Kate recently launched the AuthorPenPals...

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“A Joy of a Read”

18 July, 2018

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Booktrust has reviewed Kate Scott‘s latest novel, Just Jack. “Just Jack is another charming story from Giant author Kate Scott, with a lovely message about the importance of being true to yourself. Tyler is...

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“Lots of Funny Moments, and Great Inventions!”

26 June, 2018

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Book blogger Rachel Delahaye has reviewed Kate Scott‘s Just Jack for her blog Bite-Size Books. “This is a gentle story with punchy characters (that challenge Jack’s view of life and himself), and sub-plots...

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