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Stockport School Carnegie Readers
Stockport,
Group status: The shortlist has been announced. How many will you read?

There's always time to look in a book...

A chance to meet and talk books - as well as other things. Anyone willing to read and share their views is welcome...

Mrs K. Barber

Rook by Rob
The themes of bullying, dysfunctional families and pressures on young people are obviously not new, and neither is the trope of looking after a wounde . . .
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The Hate U Give by Mrs Barber
A hard-hitting, painful yet moving attempt to articulate some of the concerns and thoughts about race. We follow sixteen-year-old Starr through a (th . . .
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Release by Mrs Barber
'Release' is a coming-of-age story that focuses on acceptance of all manner of things. Our protagonist is seventeen-year-old Adam Thorn - the youngest . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Mrs Barber
For those who love 'Alice in Wonderland' or 'The Phantom Tollbooth', this will be right up your street. Eleven-year-old Fidge feels guilty when her f . . .
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Manchester Grammar School
Rusholme,
Parrs Wood Technology College
Manchester,
Manchester High School for Girls
Book Club (Poynton)
Cheshire,
Have you posted a review yet?

No, I'll get right on it!
Yes, but only one.
Yes, I've reviewed more than three of the short-listed titles.
Yes. Haven't you read them yet?
 
Title: One
Author: Sarah Crossan
Winning Year: 2016

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins. And their lives are about to change. No longer able to afford homeschooling, they must venture into the world - a world of stares, sneers and cruelty. Will they find more than that at school? Can they find real friends
 

 
 

Geraldine McCaughrean

Geraldine McCaughrean is a multi-award-winning children’s author. She has now been shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal eight times, and has won once before with A Pack of Lies in 1988.  She has won the Whitbread Children's . . .

 

 

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