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Ashton on Mersey School
Sale, Cheshire
Group status: The Carnegie Shortlist 2015 has been released! Let the reading commence.



This year we have a large group of enthusiastic readers from Years 7-11 taking part in the Carnegie Shadowing Scheme. We will meet several times in the Library at break time to discuss what we have read so far.



Sale Grammar School
Manchester,
Ashton Readers
Cheshire,
Which book cover grabbed your attention the most?

The Bunker Diary
25% (1 vote)

Blood Family
50% (2 votes)

The Child's Elephant
25% (1 vote)

 
Title: Bog Child
Author: Siobhan Dowd
Winning Year: 2009

Digging for peat in the mountain with his Uncle Tally, Fergus finds something that makes his heart stop. Curled up deep in the bog is the body of the child. And it looks as if she?s been murdered. As Fergus tries to make sense of the troubled world around