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Forest Hill School
London,
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We are a small group of Year 9 students who have been chosen to shadow the Carnegie, with discussion time during English reading lessons. After reading each book we discuss our thoughts, post a review and receive a small reward.


The Smell of Other People's Houses by Toby
The smell of other peoples houses is a story about four very different teenagers, growing up in rural Alaska. The first character introduced to us is . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Oliver
Wolf hollow is a book about three very different characters: Annabelle, Betty and Toby. Betty came from the city and lives with the Glengarrys, her gr . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Liam
The book was quite good, however it was quite slow at times. My favourite character was Prez, because he used lots of dry humour at times, I found thi . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Franco
Wolf Hollow was a slow starting book, but managed to show me a new perspective of how racial background can effect how others perceive you. This book . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Toby
The book is set in 1970's Alaska, 10 years after it has become a state. The story is from the point of view of four teenagers, each with different chi . . .
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Beck by Alfie
Beck is a very mature book and has a lot of themes that are best suited to very adult readers but this does not take away from the book as it portrays . . .
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Harris Girls Academy East dulwich
SE23 0NR,
Grove vale Chatterbooks
London,
Forest Hill Library
London,
Sydenham High School
London,
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Title: A Monster Calls
Author: Patrick Ness
Illustrator: Jim Kay
Winning Year: 2012

We highlighted this book in our World Book Day assembly. The monster shows up after midnight. It isn't the one Conor has been expecting; the one from his nightmare; the one he has had nearly every night since his mother started her treatment. But this
 

 
 

Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Frank Cottrell Boyce is the author of Millions, Framed, Cosmic, The Astounding Broccoli Boy and the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang sequels. He is also a successful writer of screen-plays and, along with director Danny Boyle, devised the Opening Ceremony . .