Royal Readers Kent, Group status: Our last meeting brought much excitement and discussion. As the students were debating which book to present during an inter school shadowing event. Will keep you posted on which one the students agree on!
Railhead by Ithill Railhead is and will continue to be one of my favourite books for a very, very long time.
This book has everything that is important for a "distant f . . . read full review
The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ithill I found this book not as interesting as the others as some of the characters backstories did not link to the main characters. For instance,Hank and hi . . . read full review
Railhead by Seye I like the sci-fi aspect of Zen Starling's story because the recentness of the book makes the futuristic events and technology more engaging to read 3 . . . read full review
The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ithill "The Smell of Other People's Houses" by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock is about four different teens whos lives become tied together. The story is set in Alaska . . . read full review
Title: The Bunker Diary Author: Kevin Brooks Winning Year: 2014
16-year-old Linus Weems has woken up in a low-ceilinged rectangular building, made entirely of whitewashed concrete, with no windows and no doors. The lift is the only way out. But this time when the lift comes, it isn't empty.
Mal Peet with Meg Rosoff
Mal Peet's first novel, Keeper, won the Branford Boase Award and the Bronze Nestle Children's Book Prize; Tamar won the Carnegie Medal; and Exposure was the winner of the Guardian Children .