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Hampton High
Hampton, Middlesex
Group status: Looking forward to shadowing 2017

Year 8 students show off their favourite titles (so far!)

This is our seventh year of shadowing the Carnegie award at Hampton High. We are pleased to continue the collaboration with the shadowing groups at our neighbouring schools on Hanworth Road, Hampton and Lady Eleanor Holles.


There is a Tribe of Kids by Yasmin
I personally did not like this book. It was so short and quick for my appreciation. It didn't make sense to me, I didn't really get the plot of the ac . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Mrs. K
For me, the book cover and title made this book stand out from the others, and made me want to curl up on a chair and read it. It is set in 1970’s . . .
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Tidy by Mrs. K
This delightful story about Pete the Badger who likes to keep everything neat, was told in a simple way and engaged my 3 year old’s attention. The . . .
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Tidy by Alia and Evelyn
we found this short story book a very enjoyable book and even though its aimed for younger kids its still great to read. . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Philomena
I thought that Wolf Hollow was very exciting and nerve-racking. You think you know what will happen next, but it turns out different to what you expec . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Philomena
This is the first of the Carnegie books I have read and I really enjoyed it. I liked the fact that all their lives connect, but it isn't too confusing . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Evelyn
I love this non-fiction book, the images are beautiful and when you first look at the it you instinctively think it is a fiction but it is filled with . . .
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Which book should win the Carnegie Medal?

Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth
The Bone Sparrow
The Smell of Other People's Houses
The Stars at Oktober Bend
Salt to the Sea
Wolf Hollow
Title: His Dark Materials: Book 1 Northern Lights
Author: Philip Pullman
Winning Year: 1995

Looking forward to the upcoming BBC production of this! When Lyra's friend Roger disappears, she and her daemon, Pantalaimon, are determined to find him. The ensuing quest leads them to the bleak splendour of the North, where armoured bears rule the i


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