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Oakham School Shadowers
Oakham,
Group status: We had an enjoyable meeting yesterday, catching up on what we have been reading.

Our Greenaway Shadowers

Our Carnegie Shadowers - are a group of enthusiastic readers meeting at lunchtimes to discuss the shortlisted books - and to eat lots of nice cakes and biscuits as well! This year we have two groups, one from Form 2 and one from Form 3. Our Greenaway Shadowers - are first formers who are dedicating some lesson time to studying the Greenaway shortlisted titles.


The Smell of Other People's Houses by Annabel
I really enjoyed this book and it has been one of my favourite books I've read so far. I particularly liked the way the book had the different section . . .
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The Wolves of Currumpaw by Nelson
The Wolves of Currumpaw is a brilliant book because the illustrations are wonderful and intriguing. Also, in addition, the writing and illustrations a . . .
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by Rosie
Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone is a book of wonder, where we find out about the mysterious life of a boy could Harry. The illustrations in th . . .
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The Journey by Katie
The Journey is a beautifully illustrated book that captures your eye as soon as you see it. Feeling the front cover makes you want to read it many tim . . .
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Wild Animals of the North by Jonathan
Wild Animals of the North is a fascinating book. The 3D illustrations really bring the wild animals to life. As this is a factual book they have made . . .
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There is a Tribe of Kids by Aaron
There is a Tribe of Kids is a book about kids who act and dress like animals. At the start of the book the boy is on his own and going round with th . . .
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SHS Book Club
Lincolnshire,
Southfield
Oakham, Rutland
Oakham Chatterbooks
Oakham,
St. Gilbert's
Stamford, Lincs
Which of the following biscuits would you choose to eat while reading?

Hobnobs
3% (2 votes)

Chocolate Digestives
9% (7 votes)

Ginger Snaps
7% (5 votes)

Chocolate Chip Cookies
73% (54 votes)

Custard Creams
4% (3 votes)

Bourbons
3% (2 votes)

Rich Teas
1% (1 vote)

 
Title: Maggot Moon
Author: Sally Gardner
Winning Year: 2013

This has to be the shortlisted title that has caused the most consternation and disagreement among our shadowers over the past few years. You still can't mention the title to some pupils without provoking a very strong reaction - and then it won! Traum