Shadowing home | Group Leaders Login to edit your group home page    

Cotswold School
Cheltenham, Glos
Group status: Taking a read of the eight short-listed books
We currently have 17 members (a mix of boys and girls) of our Carnegie shadowing group. Some of which have already read all eight short-listed books! :-)

Louise & Alec

More Than This by Anna
The first part is quite boring because although he is dead, all he does is wander round looking for spaghetti, although there is some mystery. Then . . .
read full review

Buffalo Soldier by Louise
This is a brilliant book it is suitable for both boys and girls. I loved it. . . .
read full review

Tinder by Alec
I have enjoyed reading this book, however, I was fairly disappointed with the ending. It is a rather bizarre book that makes for an interesting read ( . . .
read full review

Winchcombe School
Cheltenham, Glos
what is your favourite Carnegie short-listed book this year (so far)

Buffalo Soldier
Apple & Rain
Cuckoo Song
The Fastest Boy in the World
More Than This
The Middle of Nowhere
None of the Above!
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