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The people in our group are Jessica, Tilly, James, Rosie, Elliot, Rumana, Angel and Paris. We are just 8 children who read and review for the sake of the Carnegie Medal! We love reading and hope you find our reviews helpful! Although we are living it now we will definitely cringe later.

Paris Knight-Gould :PPPPPPP

Wolf Hollow by Paris Knight-gould
The book was interesting, heart-breaking, heart-warming and dark in the best ways. It combined the war and simple farmers and made me feel sorry for e . . .
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Salt to the Sea by James
When I heard my friends raving about this book called "Salt to the Sea", I became really excited so I chose to read it! However as I went through it, . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Jessica
This book is the best book of the Carnegie books I've read so far. It’s so emotional and amazing. At first it was so mysterious about how her brain . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Elliot
It is a good book and I highly recommend it. Unfortunately it is a bit slow as at first you don't understand it. Next there is the bad grammar! (each . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Angel
"A Boy Called Subhi" is a refugee who was born in an immigration centre and then meets a girl called Jimmie from "Outside" (Outside meaning where we l . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Rumana
"Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth" is a book about a dog from another planet. In everyone else's eyes, Sputnik is just a dog but in Prezs eyes hes a h . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Jessica
I loved it. In my opinion it was so good because it was so easy to relate to.I love at the end where it says relates to the beginning where it says sh . . .
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The Stars at Oktober Bend by Tilly
"The Stars at Oktober Bend" is a book you can`t stop reading as every page includes some drama. Also, it`s very emotional in the person of two people, . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Rosie :3
This book was amazing! I loved how emotional and relatable it was, you really get attached to the main characters at the start and then you are able t . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Elliot
There is not much to say really. It is an "OK" book. The storyline is good but the way it has been written is annoying and makes you quickly get bored . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jessica
I liked "The Smell of Other People`s Houses" because it was enjoyable and very understandable. Also it was very sad. It changes people and it's hard t . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Elliot
"Sputnik's guide to Life on Earth" is a book that defies physics. Literally. When Sputnik comes it turns Prezs life upside down. Sputnik is no ordinar . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by James
I thought this book was amazing, from the language to the description of the characters, it was brilliant. I only had one problem, the ending. I thoug . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Elliot
"Wolf Hollow" is a great book and hooks you from the start. All characters are interesting and every one can relate to them in some way. Annabelle: W . . .
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Editors
Colchester, Essex
St Mary's School
Colchester Royal Grammar School
Colchester,
Holbrook High School
Ipswich,
What book is the best?

Wolf Hollow
Railhead
Beck
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth
Stars at Oktober bend
The smell of other people's houses
Salt to the sea
Bone sparrow
   
 
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Frank Cottrell-Boyce

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