Athens Readers Athens Group status: We will be reading The Hate U Give on Friday - everyone who's read it so far is very impressed! Looking forward to it!
After the Fire by Ivy After the Fire
By: Will Hill
Moonbeam has lived her whole life in a compound with her fellow brothers and sisters of the Legion, the whole community . . . read full review
Saint Death by Jimmy Saint Death
By Marcus Sedgwick
Saint death is an absolute-must-read book. Anapra is one of the poorest neighborhoods in the Mexican city of Juarez - . . . read full review
The Hate U Give by Jimmy The Hate U Give
By Angie Thomas
To everyone at her school with a predominantly white population, Starr is the cool African American girl who is part . . . read full review
What is your favorite shortlisted Carnegie Medal book?
Title: Salt to the Sea Author: Ruta Sepetys Winning Year: 2017
We loved reading this title. We took two weeks because we had so much to say!
It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together by their desperation to reach the ship that can take them away from the war-ravaged land. Four young