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Chapter 7
London,
Group status: We are looking forward to our celebrations on Monday 19th when the winner will be announced.
At St. Aloysius' College, In Our English lessons with Ms Cull along with Mrs Cox has accepted the Carnegie challenge .We are given a new book on a Thursday and have two weeks to read it.

Mrs Cox

The Smell of Other People's Houses by Lawrence
I think this book is very easy and very simple to get into because it describes in detail the lives of four different people and the struggles and the . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jack
I really enjoyed this book because how it change from four different people perspective. Even though the book was challenging after a few pages you ca . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Andres
I kind of enjoyed this book because there is a girl named Annabelle who has lived in wolf hollow her whole life and wolf hallow is very dark and scary . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Tony
I have just finished reading Wolf hollow and I must say the first part of it i didn't really get it and did not like it but when I carried on reading . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Jonathan
I really enjoyed Sputnik because it was funny and sad my favorite character was the grandad because he thought he was in space but he wasn't but it wa . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Erdit
My opinion about this book is that it is very weird and complicated so it is quite hard to get into the book and understand the meaning of it.This boo . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Erdit
My opinion about the book is that it is very complicated also quite boring at the start but the author starts to add suspense at the middle of the boo . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Daniel.A
I really like this book because it's simple and it talks about the struggle about four teenagers' lives. For example a girl called Ruth who had a litt . . .
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Railhead by Kwame
I think this was a great book about a boy called 'Zen Starling' who is a street thief in order to make money and survive which links to the theme of h . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Caleb
Wolf Hollow is very complicated storyline at the start but when you keep reading on it gets easier to understand the plot. It becomes very sad at so . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by brodie
Sputniks guide to life on earth is a very funny and sad at the same time. It is sad because his grandfather is in hospital but thinks he is in space m . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Ashraf
I found this book very interesting and sometimes very upseting because its about a boy called Subhi who is very unlucky to be living in a refugee det . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Kwame
I think this book is very unique out of the Carnegie selection we have been given to read, I think this because the author Frank C. Boyce keeps this b . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Bradley
I found this book very complicated but interesting and there was a lot of tension.The story is quite sad i like how it switches characters through out . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Kwame
I think this book is very hard to get into and very complicated with a romantic twist, I think this because the author Glenda Millard has used the tec . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Kwame
I think this book is very interesting but complicated, I think this because the author Ruta Sepetys uses fears and challenges which are abstract nouns . . .
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Railhead by Daniel.A
I like this book because it talks about a boy called Zen Starling,who is a street thief who steals so he can survive. It also talks about how he loves . . .
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Railhead by HUSSEIN
I find reading challenging but I enjoyed this book which I read to the end and have now started a new challenge. . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Brodie
Salt to the sea is a very good book because it is very interesting.the book was about lots of refugees on a boat during WW1. It IS based on true fac . . .
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Railhead by Majed
The book was very interesting because I had to try and find out who was good and who was bad.Was it Raven and Nova?Or was it Malik,the Guardians, and . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Lawrence
This book is very good and interesting which tells you about the life of a refugee.This refugee is called Subhi who lives in a camp site. He has a bes . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Ashraf Essselmi
This book is very interesting and funny its about a dog and his kind owner called Sputnik who goes to this kind of care home.He meets a girl called An . . .
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Highgate School
London,
Channing School
London,
The H.I.P.P.Os
London,
 
My favourite section of the book was

The Plot
100% (3 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
 

 
 

Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock

Born and raised in Alaska and a longtime journalist for Alaska Public Radio, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock spent ten years fishing commercially and raised her children on a boat in Southeast Alaska - bringing a rare authenticity to her writing about Americ . .