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Wolf Hollow by Rachel
The title 'Wolf Hollow' suggests at a first glance that there are going to be wolves included, but this is a false impression, cleverly shown by the a . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Phoebe
This has to be one of my favourite books out of all of them. I found it really easy to get into and I really liked the story line. I also liked how th . . .
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Railhead by Phoebe
For me this book was much harder to get into but after I had got quite far into it, it seemed flow a lot more. The story line was good and I like how . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Phoebe
I found this book really interesting and liked how it was set out. For me this book was really easy to get into and I enjoyed it all the way through. . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Millie
The Stars At October Bend is a compelling story about a young girl (Alice) who has suffered a brain injury and is living with her Grandma and brother . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Charlie
This book was AMAZING!!! I have never encountered a book as mysterious and full of suspense as Wolf Hollow. The suspense was killing me but I lived th . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Hannah
The Bone Sparrow was a very touching, but slow book. The building of friendship was wonderful, and the setting shined a light on how we sometimes trea . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Jacqueline
This book was written from a unique perspective of the world.It gives you a view on how the world would be like for someone with mental health problem . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Rachel
This book was very down to earth. It showed the reality of life for many people across the world, who are worse off than we are. When I was reading t . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Jacquline
I found this book alright. I think it would be better for younger readers because of the kind of humor and ideas it uses. . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Millie
This book is set in an Australian refugee camp. It follows Subhi around his life in the camp. When his best friend Eli is moved to Alpha,Subhi feels m . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Sofia
Never in my life have I read a book as heart breaking and beautifully written as The Bone Sparrow. The style of the writing was incredibly well- wr . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Amy
I think that Sputnik is an interesting read and that it is very funny but I like the part when Sputnik says"I have a doorbell in my backpack"It makes . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Charlotte
Prez is a quiet boy from a Temporary. He is staying with Blyth family on Stramoddie farm, which is near Knockbrex, when he hears a knock on the door. . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Amy
I think that the smell of other people's houses is a good read I especially like the part where we find Ruth and her story you kind of feel sorry for . . .
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Wolf Hollow by ELLE
Wolf Hollow is a very mysterious book,I was gripped from page one and tried to solve the mystery along with Annabelle. The book was based in America d . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Amy
I think that Wolf Hollow is an amazing book and that it would be good to win the Carnegie award. . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Charlotte
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys is a powerful and sad tragedy for World War 2. The author included the fear people in the war lived in and the terribl . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Phoebe
The Stars at Oktober Bend is one of my favourite books so far and I have really enjoyed it. I like how you get to know Alice's past bit by bit as you . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Hannah
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth was, in my opinion, an odd choice for the award. The subject matter was very lighthearted compared to the other books . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jacqueline
Salt to the sea, by Ruta Sepetys, follows the lives of 4 unique people from very different country's when WW2 is about to end. It gives an extreme ins . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Amy
I think that stars at oktoberfest bend is an amazing story because it is very thrilling to read I especially like the part where we are introduced to . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Phoebe
For me this book was a very quick and easy read. It had a very good story line and I think when I was a little bit younger I would have absolutely lov . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Phoebe
I enjoyed this book more than some of the other ones I have read. I like how all the characters are linked and how their part continues from another. . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Charlotte
Loneliness. Adventure. Truth. The Bone Sparrow is about a boy called Subhi (who lives in an isolation camp) and a girl called Jimmie. Jimmie wants to . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Hannah
The Stars at Oktober Bend was a great read. Alice's sections were gentle, and the addition of poetry almost gave the reader the time to think about th . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Millie
Joana, Florian and Emilia all have different stories to tell and secrets to keep, but they are all fleeing the war together. They all escape onto a b . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Millie
Prez is a "Tempory Kid" who goes and spends the summer with the Blythes. The Blythes are a very noisy family so one dinner time, when the doorbell ri . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Phoebe
I found this book quite hard to get into but once I had read it for a while the story line seemed to make much more sense and I started enjoying it mo . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Jess
This book was really touching. Being written from the point of view of Alice, a child who's previous trauma has altered her brain, gave the reader an . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Millie
This book is about a group of children from four different countries and background, all of which carry secrets they don't want people to find out abo . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Charlie
This was a book about an alien that everyone saw as a dog. Prez and Sputnik have to go on an adventure to save the world. They begin by making a list. . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Millie
It was about an alien and everyone but Prez saw him as a dog. He tries to save the world by finding ten things that were cool about Earth. He kept dis . . .
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The King's School, Ely
Ely
SVC Shadowers
Ely, Cambs
Reading Revolution
March,
Haddenham Family Reading Group
Ely,
 
Title: Tom's Midnight Garden
Author: Philippa Pearce
Winning Year: 1958

When his brother Peter gets measles, 14-year-old Tom Long is sent to stay with his uncle and aunt in Ely. They live in a first-floor flat in what was once a grand manor house, now run down. One night Tom hears the old grandfather clock in the hallway stri