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Chesterton Reading Club
Cambridge,
Group status: Our first reviews will be posted soon in the blog section. Have a look!
Love books? Love reading? Then this is the page for you! The Chesterton Reading Club comprises six very keen readers from Years 7, 8 and 9. We'll be reading, reviewing, discussing, and championing the nominees for this year's Carnegie Medal. Scroll down to take a look at our reviews as well as our blog, where we'll be writing about lots of interesting things!

Heather Ellison


Book Ninjas
Cambridge ,
NCA ENGLISH
Cambridge ,
Chesterton, the EAL Adventure
Manor Community College
Cambridge ,
Can you judge a book by its cover? If you can, which is the most appealing?

One, by Sarah Crossan
The Lie Tree, by Frances Hardinge
There Will Be Lies, by Nick Lane
The Rest of Us Just Live Here, by Patrick Ness
Five Children on the Western Front, by Kate Saunders
The Ghosts of Heaven, by Marcus Sedgwick
Lies We Tell Ourselves, by Robin Talley
Fire Colour One, by Jenny Valentine
 
Title: A Monster Calls
Author: Patrick Ness
Illustrator: Jim Kay
Winning Year: 2012

The monster shows up after midnight. It isn't the one Conor has been expecting; the one from his nightmare; the one he has had nearly every night since his mother started her treatment. But this new monster is ancient, and wild, and it wants something ju