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Colston's School
Bristol,
Group status: Meeting number 2 today - who is ready to report back?!
A happy band of readers and writers with strong opinions!


The Smell of Other People's Houses by Jemima
Good book however, quite confusing. . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Jemima
This was an entertaining and exciting book to read. This has been my favourite so far out of all the Carnegie books and I have read 5. It have a very . . .
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Beck by Holli
This could be described as an inappropriate book for older readers only. It has disturbing scenes and even cruelty. I think this book is quite good f . . .
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The Bone Sparrow by Jemima
This book is a book set in a refuge camp. I enjoyed this book because it was so interesting that I wanted to read more and more. It does have have a b . . .
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The Smell of Other People's Houses by Ella
The smell of other people's houses is a great book. It starts off as introducing the characters and you get to know about their background. This book . . .
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Jemima
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth is funny and entertaining. It is a fantasy type of book and includes space dogs. I would recommend this book to peopl . . .
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Wolf Hollow by Holli
This was a great book because it was mysterious and gripping. It really made you think about the emotions of all the characters. I would definitely re . . .
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What book do you think is missing from the Shortlist?

Aubrey and the Terrible Yoot
Unbecoming
How not to disappear
Whisper to me
Beetle Boy
Pax
Orbiting Jupiter
Dreaming the Bear
 
Title: Tom's Midnight Garden
Author: Philippa Pearce
Winning Year: 1958

When his brother Peter gets measles, 14-year-old Tom Long is sent to stay with his uncle and aunt in Ely. They live in a first-floor flat in what was once a grand manor house, now run down. One night Tom hears the old grandfather clock in the hallway stri