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Swanwick Hall School
Alfreton,
Group status: Next Book Group meeting is on Thursday 6th April. There is a 95% chance of cake (gluten free options available) Come and join in to mostly talk about completly irelevent things but have fun anyway (we do talk about the shortlisted books though)

Pretty much book group...

Amazing opportunity: Write a book review in exchange for a sweet from Miss! Amazing opportunity 2: Shout and eat cake

Faron and Lucy

The Smell of Other People's Houses by Daniel
I was rather disappointed by this book because of the how long the storyline goes on for until something exciting happens. Also, it is a very girly bo . . .
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Railhead by Daniel
Railhead by Philip Reeve is the best Carnegie shortlisted book I've read so far! It is beautifully written and has a very simple but effective storyli . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Daniel
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth is a very hilarious book with a very unusual storyline. For a while you don't get some parts at the start because the . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Joshua
A great and adventurous plot to the story line. One of my favourite bits was when Sputnik fixed the lightsaber and set Annabel on a rampage. Its defin . . .
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Heanor Gate Science College
Heanor,
Holmgate Bookworms
Derbyshire,
Clever Crocs
Nottinghamshire,
NFS
Nottingham,
What is your favourite thing about book group?

Eating cake
Talking about shortlisted books
Laughing
Debating (pretty much arguing about books)
Eating more cake
 
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