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St Peter's School
Huntingdon,
Group status: Wallowing in new books!

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We're meeting once a week to get stuck into the shortlist.

Ms McMordie-Jackson

After the Fire by Mrs B
I absolutely loved this book, I would never have picked it up if it wasn't for the fact it was on the Carnegie list. Although I found it a little slow . . .
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Rook by Mrs B
I didn't enjoy this book at all. I was disappointed with it as I thought it was far too short, lacked any excitement, to me it was a rather dull read. . . .
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Rook by Mrs McJ
Hmmm not crazy about this book. It's a quick read and I did want to carry on reading but it definitely wasn't un-putdownable! It was a wee bit predi . . .
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Where the World Ends by Mrs McJ
Well I'm not sure 'enjoyed' is the word for this book, but I certainly kept wanting to read it and to know what would happen next. It's based on a tr . . .
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The Hate U Give by Mrs McJ
This is quite a challenging read, but I think it's worth it. The book is set in America and of course the narrator is American so you need to get an . . .
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After the Fire by Mrs McJ
Absolutely love this book. The cover and blurb did not do it for me - sounded dull and a bit odd. The first few pages took a while to 'tune into' bu . . .
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SVA Shadowers
Cambridgeshire,
St Anne's CofE Primary
Huntingdon,
Kimbolton School
Huntingdon,
The Hinchingbrooke Shadows
Huntingdon
Which book have you enjoyed most so far?

The Hate U Give
22% (5 votes)

After The Fire
13% (3 votes)

Saint Death
9% (2 votes)

Rook
9% (2 votes)

Wed Wabbit
4% (1 vote)

Beyond The Bright Sea
9% (2 votes)

 
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Title: Buffalo Soldier
Author: Tanya Landman
Winning Year: 2015

Charley, a young African-American slave from the Deep South, is freed at the end of the American Civil War. However her freedom is met with tragedy after her adopted mother is raped and lynched at the hands of a mob, and Charley finds herself alone wi