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Pool Hayes Academy
Group status: "You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book." -Dr. Seuss
Here at Pool Hayes we are all very passionate about reading and feel this is a great opportunity to explore the world of literature even more!

Aga, Kiana,Maddie, Darcy, Mia,Owen, Maame.

Wolf Hollow by Maddie
I loved this book! The main character Annabelle told her story so convincingly. The way she had to grow up, unravel the web of lies to protect the tow . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Owen
This story is a captivating and emotional tale about two children with troubled pasts, the 2 main characters are fifteen year old Alice and Sixteen ye . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Aga
This book follows the life of four people who are all facing challenges. It is a phenomenal book with a very emotional plot. The structure of the book . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Mia
'Salt To The Sea' is a heart breaking story told from intertwining perspectives of four refugees from all different nationalities Joana ,Floriann ,Emi . . .
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Railhead by Kiana L
The novel 'Railhead' by Philip Reeve is a book based on where artificial intelligence is the normal.The guardians are the 'people' that are in control . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Kiana L
The novel 'The Smell Of Other People's Houses' by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock is a story with a plot that I've not read before.The book on a whole was quite . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Aga
The novel 'Bone sparrow' is an extremely fascinating book. The book is about Subhi who is a nine year old refugee from Australia. This book follows he . . .
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Beck by Kiana L
The novel 'Beck'is written by Mal Peet who passed away before the book was finished so Meg Rosoff finished the story.The novel is truly not for the fa . . .
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Beck by Mia
Beck is a dark and twisted novel about everything wrong with the world, slavery, sexual abuse, women's rights and much more. some might say its a hard . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Kiana L
The novel 'Wolf Hollow' is a truly amazing book that will leave you wanting to read more.Turning the last page was an utterly amazing feeling that is . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Maame
Its not really my type of book. It doesn't really put me on the edge of my seat. It is quite for younger readers such as primary school and not really . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Mia
Wolf Hollow is a heart wrenching novel about not judging a book by its cover, a town scarred by two world wars filled with troubled youths and manipul . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Darcy
Salt To The Sea is like no other book I have ever read. This is a heartbreaking tale that takes in the height of World War Two. It follows the story o . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Aga
The novel 'Wolf Hollow' is written in a very unique style which gives you a full description of each character. The novel is really well-constructed a . . .
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Railhead by Owen
Railhead by Philip Reeve is an absolute gem of a sci-fi story, that will take you on a mind-blowing journey across the universe. You’ll meet many pe . . .
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The Jane Lane School
St Michael's CE Primary
Birchills and North Walsall Surestart
Sunshine Infant and Nursery School
What is your favourite carnegie book so far?

Wolf Hollow
11% (50 votes)

Rail Head
1% (3 votes)

The smell of other peoples houses
7% (31 votes)

Salt to the sea
0% (2 votes)

80% (350 votes)

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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