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Nottingham High Library
Nottingham,
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Following a few years without Carnegie on our calendar we have re-introduced the award and are starting with the Greenaway Shortlist and Year 7. There are always lots of strong opinions on the books, their themes and even the cover designs.



NUAST Readers
Djanogly reading gang
Nottingham,
Notts High School Library
Nottingham,
Djanogly City Academy Nottingham
Nottingham,
Where is your favourite place to read?

Curled up in a comfy chair or somewhere cosy
21% (6 votes)

Stretched out in your room listening to music
25% (7 votes)

In the sunshine in the garden or on the beach
25% (7 votes)

Somewhere really quiet
11% (3 votes)

On the bus
18% (5 votes)

 
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