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Highdown Book Hounds
Emmer Green,
Group status: Lots of new blood in the pack this year and they're more than ready to hunt out the best of the books.





Hemdean House School
Caversham, Reading
Highdown Book Hounds
Reading,
The Hill Primary School
Reading,
Queen Anne's School
Caversham,
How do you decide what to read next?

Book with most appealing title or cover
9% (1 vote)

Book with the best blurb
18% (2 votes)

Next available book on the Carnegie shortlist
18% (2 votes)

 
Title: Tamar
Author: Mal Peet
Winning Year: 2005

This is an enthralling and multi-layered novel that traces the story of two men caught up in secret operations in World War Two. It looks at the negative impact that war has on those involved and on succeeding generations. Guilt and its ramifications lie