Mayfield School East Sussex, Group status: Living under a book
We are a club that shadows the Carnegie Awards. There are a few of us in year ten and eleven, as well as our English teacher Mrs Cox and our librarian Mrs Gabriel. We discuss and read the books whilst enjoying cake. So far, we are enjoying 'The Hate U Give' by Angie Thomas and 'After the Fire' by Will Hill.
Title: Bog Child Author: Siobhan Dowd Winning Year: 2009
Digging for peat in the mountain with his Uncle Tally, Fergus finds something that makes his heart stop. Curled up deep in the bog is the body of the child. And it looks as if she?s been murdered. As Fergus tries to make sense of the troubled world around
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 . . .