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Dartmouth Academy
Dartmouth,
Group status: Our group is reading the latest Carnegie Books and will be posting our reviews soon. Watch this space! ....
We are a small college and are a combination of staff, year 7 and 8 students. We have started reading the Carnegie Shortlisted Books. This year we are hosting the South Devon event at our college. The book we will be reviewing for our presentation is: Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick. We are also looking forward to meeting Kevin Brooks (Author) who is visiting us on the day. He will be talking to our guests and our year 7 and 8 year groups. In the aftern00n he will be doing a workshop with our year 9 students.



King Edward VI Community College
Totnes, Devon
Churston Ferrers Grammar School
Brixham, Devon
Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick. What would you say is the most accurate review?

It is a Suspence/Thriller
Tells you how the Colt Revolver works
Is it morally right to use a gun?
Tells you the science of weighing gold
Is Wolff right or wrong to want revenge?
Would you like to visit the Artic Circle
Are there answers to be found in reading a bible?
 
Title: Skellig
Author: David Almond
Winning Year: 1998

Michael's baby sister is ill. Her condition becomes life-threatening and the family faces the nightmare of an operation to save her life. Michael turns to his new friend Mina and the strange being, Skellig, who has been living beneath the crumbling garag