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King's Bruton
uk,
Group status: We are up and running! After following nomination list since November and the Long List since February, we welcomed the announcement of the Short List. It threw up the usual questions of " why isn't xxxx on the list?" But we are gradually reading our
The King's Shadowing group comprises students from years 9 - 13, boys and girls. We meet for a working lunch every Wednesday to debate, argue and even sometimes agree on the short list books. We will have visits from the South West judge, Jan Foss, and author, Tanya Landman, in June, and will hold our own presentation evening with supper and voting session the week before the winner is announced. Will we agree with the judges choice this year? Who knows...............



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Where is the best place to read?

In the bath
In a car/bus/train/plane
On a Beach
Outside - anywhere
In bed
 
Title: The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents
Author: Terry Pratchett
Winning Year: 2001

A brilliant and witty twist on the tale of the Pied Piper. Funny and irreverent, but also dark and subversive, in the way it parodies the classic folk tale genre. This is a story that holds a mirror up to our world and questions attitudes and behaviour pr