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The Reading Crew
Blandford, Dorset
Group status: Last week the Reading Crew looked at some of the past winners of the Greenaway Award seeing how styles and fashions had changed in books, and also reminiscing about some of their favourites when they were younger. All this book talk is wonderful!



Clayesmore School
Blandford Forum,
Bryanston Carnegie Club
Dorset,
The Blandford School
Blandford Forum, Dorset
 
 
Title: Tom's Midnight Garden
Author: Philippa Pearce
Winning Year: 1958

When his brother Peter gets measles, 14-year-old Tom Long is sent to stay with his uncle and aunt in Ely. They live in a first-floor flat in what was once a grand manor house, now run down. One night Tom hears the old grandfather clock in the hallway stri