Preston Manor Wembley, Middlesex Group status: The Shadows have reached halfway in reading all the Carnegie books and every week we practice reading aloud the Greenaways. Soon we will be ready to read to the lower school classes.
Title: A Valley Grows Up Author: Edward Osmond Winning Year: 1953
This is the illustrated story of an imaginary English valley from prehistory to the Victorian period. The landscape gradually develops from an uninhabited stretch of forest, to a hillside, then a swamp, until finally it becomes the busy Victorian town of