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Bookwood
Blackwood,
Group status: Reading, reading, reading!

Bookwood's Year 9 Shadowers

Our group is Year 9 from Blackwood Comprehensive School.

Martha


Year 9 bookworms
Nr Blackwood
Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni
Blackwood,
Which book on this years Carnegie shortlist is your favourite?

One
The Rest of Us Just Live Here
Five Children on the Western Front
Fire Colour One
The Lie Tree
The Ghosts of Heaven
There Will Be Lies
Lies We Tell Ourselves
   
 
Title: Junk
Author: Melvin Burgess
Winning Year: 1996

Junk is the most controversial Carnegie winner yet. It unflinchingly tells the story of Tar and Gemma, who run away from home, move to Bristol and meet up with some squatters. It is superbly written, with a subtle character development achieved through a