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Saint Death by Sam I enjoyed Saint Death as it had an original yet relevant plot that gripped me for most of the book. Marcus Sedgwick create a believable religion that . . . read full review
Wed Wabbit by Sam Wed Wabbit was a great surprise to me as I thought it would be a mindless, story-less, pointless child's comedy but it was really a tale about family, . . . read full review
After the Fire by Sam This book is amazing. Hands down the best book of the whole competition.
With a gripping plot, perfectly kept secrets that were given just at the r . . . read full review
Release by Sam I was looking forward to this book as i had recently seen 'A Monster Calls' also by Patrick Ness however I was disappointed by 'Release.
The main st . . . read full review
The Hate U Give by Perdita This is a great novel and certainly changed my outlook on situations. I would recommend this to a reader looking for a new genre to read and was very . . . read full review
Release by Perdita Release was an interesting novel but I was unable to understand the use of the graphic scenes when they could have been less graphic and just as effec . . . read full review
After the Fire by Perdita After The Fire was an amazing novel and I recommend it strongly. I loved the plot and the use of the chapters to differentiate between before the fire . . . 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.
Marcus Sedgwick’s first novel, Floodland, won the Branford Boase award
for the Best Debut Children's Novel of 2000. His books have been shortlisted
for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, The Blue Peter Book Award,
The . . .