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Clifton High School
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RGS Bookworms
QEH Juniors
Clifton, Bristol
Clifton College Preparatory School
Clifton, Bristol
Colston's Girls' School Academy
Title: Junk
Author: Melvin Burgess
Winning Year: 1996

Junk is the most controversial Carnegie winner yet. It unflinchingly tells the story of Tar and Gemma, who run away from home, move to Bristol and meet up with some squatters. It is superbly written, with a subtle character development achieved through a