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The Long Eaton School
Group status: We are a group of about 15 students and a few teachers and librarians from Long Eaton in Derbyshire. We are enjoying taking part in this year's Carnegie shadowing, and meet every Friday after school, for drinks, snacks and, sometimes heated, discussion!

Here we are!!

Release by Nathan
‘Release’ was written by Patrick Ness. I think it is good that Patrick approached a sensitive matter in today's society - one that affects many people . . .
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Where the World Ends by Lola
The idea of this story is a good one, but I really didn't like it. I found it boring and slow moving, I couldn't really get attached to Quill or the o . . .
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After the Fire by Lola
After The Fire is an emotional and intense read. It really makes you feel something as MoonBeam slowly reveals what she has seen when living inside th . . .
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Saint Death by Mrs Huskisson
I liked the pace of this book and was really interested in learning more about the "Saint Death" tradition and the way of life in this area of Mexico. . . .
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Which genre of books do you prefer???

Science Fiction
Title: The Graveyard Book
Author: Neil Gaiman
Winning Year: 2010

Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, would be a completely normal boy if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised and educated by ghosts. For it is in the land of the living that real danger lurks, a danger that has already killed Bod's family.