Group status: We meet on Friday lunchtimes in the fiction room :)
Our group consists of students from years 7,8,9 and 10, as well as our librarians and some English teachers.
The Hate U Give by Rachael This book was a literal rollercoaster. It had me weeping, shaking, laughing, SEETHING HATRED, because the execution in this was absolutely exquisite! . . . read full review
Rook by Rachael This book was published by Barrington Stoke, which is a publisher for 'reluctant readers', the only problem is that: I am not a reluctant reader.
My . . . read full review
Beyond the Bright Sea by Rachael When I was reading this book I had no motivation to finish it whatsoever, and I was so confused as to why. I think that, now that I've had time to ref . . . read full review
What is your favourite book so far from the Carnegie Shortlist?
Title: A Monster Calls Author: Patrick Ness Illustrator: Jim Kay Winning Year: 2012
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 new monster is ancient, and wild, and it wants something ju
Angie Thomas was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She studied Creative
Writing at Belhaven University, where she was one of the only black students –
a theme visited in The Hate U Give, her debut novel, which is
currentl . . .