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Kitebrook House
Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire
Group status: We're busy reading the books from this year's shortlist!



We are Kitebrook House and we are really into reading the Carnegie Books! Lots of them have been read and they have all been debated upon. We can't wait to find out who wins!



Winchcombe School
Cheltenham,
Champion Readers
Oxford,
The Bredon Bookworms
Evesham, Worcestershire
SHIPSTON HIGH
SHIPSTON ON STOUR,
Which book has the best cover?

Midwinterblood
In Darkness
The Greyhound of a Girl
Code Name Verity
A Boy and a Bear in a Boat
Wonder
The Weight of Water
Maggot Moon
 
Title: The Other Side of Truth
Author: Beverly Naidoo
Winning Year: 2000

This is a moving and topical story of a Nigerian brother and sister fleeing oppression and seeking asylum in the UK. It was written at the time of the killing of the radical journalist Ken Saro-Wiwa by General Sani Abacha. It skilfully blends fact and fic