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St Edmund`s College
Ware,
Group status: We have started reading! This year, our school is going to an inter-school Carnegie discussion with 6 other schools!

A few members of Book Club!

We are all members of Book Club! And we meet in the library every week, to do some reading and fun book activities!!! We are currently very busy reading with our fastest reader having finished all 7 books! We are selecting eight readers who have read most of the books to go to Birchwood High School to discuss and vote for the best book!

Sam

Wolf Hollow by Daisy
My experience of reading Wolf Hollow was incredible. For the first time I was able to feel exhilarated and out of breath without leaving my seat. Ana . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Daisy YEAR 7 SEC
This is the story of four individuals' lives woven together through tragedy and friendship written descriptively, capturing you on the first line. Th . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Molly
This book is about four people and how their lives get intertwined. Ruth wants to be remembered by her grieving mother. Dora wishes she was invisible . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Molly
This book is about the life of a refugee, Subhi. He meets Jimmy, a girl from outside the refugee detention centre and is fascinated by the stories tha . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Mayura
This book is full of four different stories which converge through a well plotted series of love, tragedies and adventures. Dora only wants to find a . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Sarah
This book is about the life of a refugee, Subhi, who meets a young girl from the outside world, Jimmy. He has been in a refugee camp all his life and . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Mayura
This book is about the life of a refugee. It is very heart breaking as this is based on a real life situation. There is a refugee called Subhi who ha . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Adeoluwa
This book is about a girl called Annabelle who lives in Wolf Hollow. A new girl, Betty, comes to town and tries to disturb the peace. When Betty goes . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Alice
The Bone Sparrow is a very emotional book but I really enjoyed reading it. It is about the life of a refugee called Subhi who has been born a refugee . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Nikita
This book is about a girl named Alice who is struggling with life, as she has a brain injury due to an assault. Her words are slurred and she is only . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Daisy T-S
The Bone Sparrow: how to describe it in four words- realistic, in-depth, inspirational and emotional. It was eye-opening and once I had started the . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Alice
Wolf Hollow is a book I would recommend because it is very mysterious although at the end it is a bit sad. In the story, Betty is a cruel girl who lik . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Mayura
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth is a very interesting book that I would recommend to all ages. This book is about a young boy who lives in the Tempor . . .
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Leave me alone, I'm reading!
Ware,
Page Turners
Ware,
Writers' Block
Ware, Hertfordshire
Freman College
Butingford, Hertfordshire
Which of this year's shortlisted books has the best cover

Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth
3% (2 votes)

The Smell of Other People's Houses
4% (3 votes)

Beck
1% (1 vote)

Salt to the Sea
1% (1 vote)

Wolf Hollow
90% (72 votes)

Railhead
1% (1 vote)

   
 
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