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Chobham Academy Book Group
40 Cheering lane, London
Group status: Here we are again, back with a group of new and old faces ready to start chatting about the short-list and all of the different themes surrounding the stories. Exciting times!!

Raven's Readers

This year's group is a mix of Year 9 and 10 students, all really keen readers. They are all really enthusiastic about discussing books and the themes which go with them. We have some returning Carnegie group members from last year, along with some new recruits.

Ms Raven

Salt to the Sea by Nic
Wonderfully written, from the perspective of four different people dealing with the realities of life at the end of WW2 on the borders of Germany. I f . . .
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Beck by Nic
A bit of a harrowing read in places and I'm not sure about it's inclusion in as a YA book, especially towards the end when we start getting the POV of . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Nic
This books has a really interesting narrative, with two different people telling the story. One of the narrators, Alice, has a brain injury and is una . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Nic
This is book is told from the perspective of 4 different people who all live in Alaska during the 1970s. They are all young adults who have difficult . . .
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Wolf Hollow by N'Dea
The book is told in the past, present and future through the perspective of a 12 year old girl, Annabelle. It's set in WW2 and it covers many topics l . . .
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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 . .