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Queen Elizabeth`s Grammar School
Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Group status: Reading,that is all we do!

The crew!^^

First week of reading for the QEGS group, the nine readers have just started reading.

Callum Dashfield

Wolf Hollow by Millie
I found this book interesting but vague to start with, not quite knowing exactly where it was set or what life was like; however by half way through I . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Immie
I really got into this book from almost the first page and found the intertwined personas of narrators very intriguing, but with some characters the w . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Millie
I really enjoyed watching the individual stories evolve and connect forming a web of interlaced events. I also liked seeing a different point of view . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Emily
This book is an enthralling journey through the life of Annabelle, the central character in this novel, that is full of imagery and intrigue. However, . . .
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Salt to the Sea by Holly
I thought that Salt to the sea was an incredibly well written novel that closely reflects the horror and struggle of war. I thought that the fact she . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Millie
This was an eye-opening book as I had never thought about what it was it is like to live in a refugee camp. 'The Bone Sparrow' shows what life in thos . . .
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Which book is your favourite so far?

Title: Monsters of Men
Author: Patrick Ness
Winning Year: 2011

The third and final volume in the "Chaos Walking Trilogy" finds three armies marching on New Prentisstown, each intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle with no chance of escape or, it seems, of stopping the fighting. But