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Group status: Carnegie 2015 is coming soon!
Add us on Twitter! @tvabookgroup The Book Group is open to all staff and students at the school. We meet in the library on Tuesdays from 3:15 to 4:00. We obviously all enjoy reading and eating jaffa cakes as well as some amazing scones made by Kim! We have shadowed the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway medals in 2013 and look forward to 2014. We hosted last year's event for other schools in and near Peterborough, and plan to do the same again this year. We have our own webpage, where we write reviews of the novels we have read, and blog to one another during the week. We'd love more people to be in our group, so if you are interested then let Miss Farrag know. We are part of making The Voyager Academy a literacy community, and are keen for everyone to enjoy reading. (Phoebe, Angela, Kathy, Kim, Khaled, Cerys, Sila, Tamzyn, Connor, Mykolas, Steven, Miss Blundell and Miss Farrag - when she can!).

Phoebe Fuller


What book did everyone pick to read as their first Carnegie book?

Liar and Spy
7% (1 vote)

The bunker diary
13% (2 votes)

Ghost Hawk
20% (3 votes)

Blood Family
13% (2 votes)

Roof Toppers
13% (2 votes)

 
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