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Palmers Green High School
London,
Group status: Let's get going - Carnegie Shadowers of 2018!

We're getting ready........to read!

Palmers Green High School is a small independent girls school based in North London. We are a group of keen readers from Years 8 & 9 and we meet each week in the library to discuss the books on the shortlist, write reviews and ultimately pick our winner!

Mrs Conlon

The Hate U Give by Isabel
I have recently read ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas. This story follows a girl named Starr, after she becomes the only witness to the murder of her . . .
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After the Fire by Morolake
'After the Fire' is now one of my favourite books. The story follows a girl called Moonbeam after she is saved after a fire burns down the cult's chur . . .
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Saint Death by Morolake
Saint Death was an interesting book that some people may enjoy. Personally, I found the book boring and that the characters lacked any interesting fea . . .
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Saint Death by Rhia
I enjoyed "Saint Death" by Marcus Sedgwick immensely as it was a book you would think about days after you'd finished it. It revealed what life was li . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Oriya
'Wed Wabbit' is a funny adventure fiction book by Lissa Evans. I loved how Lissa Evans made the characters all have completely different personalities . . .
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Beyond the Bright Sea by LIa
Beyond the Bright Sea was an amazing book and I enjoyed reading it very much. It was sad but happy at the same time and that made the book much better . . .
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Saint Death by Sophie
I have finished reading Saint Death and personally I wouldn't recommend the book. It has a depressing storyline, but it took me a while to get into it . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Sophie
I recently finished this book and I would recommend this to readers of all ages. At first, I judged the book by it's cover because it looked quite chi . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Aisha
Web Wabbit' is a book by Lissa Evans, which follows the path of Fidge, the main protagonist. Fidge has a four-year-old sister called Minnie, who loves . . .
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The Story Room Teen Readers
Winchmore School
London,
Highfield primary school
London,
Highlands School
London,
Which cover from this year's shortlist is the most attractive and makes you want to read it?!

Wed Wabbit
8% (1 vote)

The Hate U Give
67% (8 votes)

Rook
8% (1 vote)

 
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
 

 
 

Will Hill

Will Hill worked as a bartender, bookseller and in publishing before quitting to write full-time. His first novel, Department 19 – the first in a series of five – was published in 2011 to widespread acclaim. He lives in Londo . . .

 

 

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