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The Library At Babel, Grenoble, France.

Group status: We had a great meeting yesterday at The Bookworm café in Grenoble. It was really interesting to hear how different each person's views on a particular book could be.
We are a reading group which meets every six weeks at The Library at Association Babel in Grenoble, France. We are aged between 11 and 40-something years but all enjoy reading and discussing fiction for children and teens. 2010 will be the first time we have shadowed the Carnegie Medal so we're really excited !



Which shortlisted book seems most appealing to you from the cover and brief plot description ?

The Graveyard Book .
Nation.
Chains.
The Ask and the Answer.
Revolver.
Rowan the Strange.
The Vanising of Katharina Linden.
Fever Crumb
 
Title: Each Peach Pear Plum
Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg
Winning Year: 1978

How many times did my sister and I take this out of the library when we were young (and not so young) children? The answer is many, many times. The illustrations were just so wonderful that they drew us back again and again, even when the story had got a