Welcome to our Anniversary Blog by resident blogger Jake Hope. Jake will be reading and reviewing all of the past CILIP Carnegie Medal winning books during the anniversary year. We are also asking shadowers to "Adopt a Book" and join in reading and discussing the anniversary titles in their shadowing groups.

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Postcards from No Man's Land

Carnegie winner: 1999
Author: Aidan Chambers



This book is adopted by

Exeter School
Victoria Park Road, Devon

Why we chose this book ...

"Our Carnegie Shadowers rated this highly on the basis of the blurb and their desire to read on, having read the beginning. The Librarian rated this as her top choice for its memorable and thought-provoking plot for older readers."