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Dead Trees

Group status: Enjoying Books!
We meet at lunch times in our school library and read the Carnegie shortlist books or any past Carnegie books. Our group members are regular visitors to the library and read and discuss the books.

HollyW


Oak Book Cafe
Kinson,
Elm Academy readers
Bournemouth,
What is your favourite book from Carnegie

Sputnicks guide to to life on Earth
The Smell of other peoples house
Rail Head
Beck
The stars at outober bend
The bone sparrow
wolf Hollow
Salt to the sea
 
Title: A Gathering Light
Author: Jennifer Donnelly
Winning Year: 2003

This is a moving and unforgettable story of life in the Adirondack Mountains, in upstate New York at the turn of the 20th Century. The central character, Mattie, struggles to choose between family duty and her burning desire for education and a better lif