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The Park Community School, Barnstaple
Barnstaple, Devon
Group status: Book chosen to present next month! Plans are afoot...

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Hello - we are a group of KS3 students who love to read. We meet Tuesday lunchtimes to share our ideas and thoughts, write our reviews and munch our sandwiches! Happy reading Carnegie followers wherever you are!


Wolf Hollow by Mia
I dont think this book should win. I only read the begining of the book and stopped because it is very hard to get into and it keeps going into diffe . . .
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Beck by lily
i only read the first few chapters of this book but i found them highly disterbing and it made me feel really uncomfertable. im sure for an older stud . . .
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Railhead by Lily
I found the book a little difficult to read, due to its futuristic language and dystopian setting. It was very enjoyable and fun to read when you foun . . .
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Railhead by Lily
I found the book a little difficult to read, due to its futuristic language and dystopian setting. It was very enjoyable and fun to read when you foun . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Oliver
I really enjoyed reading this book. it was very engaging and story filled. The story line was very good and the screen set the mood for the entire boo . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Oliver
I really enjoyed reading this book. it was very engaging and story filled. The story line was very good and the screen set the mood for the entire boo . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Lily
This was a brilliant book about strong prejudice and an unlikely friendship between a war hero and a young girl. It has a classic feel whilst bringing . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Lily
I really enjoyed this book and thought that it was an increadible and captivating read that really portrayed life in a small community setting. I love . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Chloe
i really like this book because it tells a good story about segregation and separation during the tale. the middle of the story is the most highest i . . .
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Beck by B
So far this is the most challenging and uncomfortable reads on the shortlist for me. I found it a difficult book due to its bleak subject matter. Be . . .
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Wolf Hollow by B
'Wolf Hollow' pays homage to 'To Kill a Mockingbird' and is clearly inspired by that classic. Annabelle is a young girl who lives on the outskirts of . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by B
With hints of 'Boy in the Striped Pyjamas', The Bone Sparrow is a moving and exciting book. Telling the story of Subhi, a young boy who has only ever . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by B
Covering some big issues in a humorous way, 'Sputnik's Guide to Life' is an entertaining and easy read. Sputnik appears in Prez's life with predictio . . .
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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