Group status: We are avidly reading, trying to get all the books finished by the deadline. We had a slow start but are gaining speed now.
Mrs Baker and Mr Hynes
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