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Moreish Reading Group
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We are a group of enthusiastic readers all set to enjoy reading through the Carnegie short list!

Mrs Mowat, Mrs McNaughton

Bone Talk by Tylar
I thought this book was really interesting and gave a new perspective on a culture not written about before. Samkad and little Luki will have an adven . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Matthew
It was a very nice book with a good plot and the character was nice. . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Allan
'A Skinful of Shadows' was an interesting book and had lots of cliff hangers. . . .
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The Poet X by Matthew
I thought this was an interesting book but it contained some weird content. . . .
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Long Way Down by Charlie
It was quite an interesting book because it leaves a lot to the imagination. I would say you need to stay focused because if you don't then you can lo . . .
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Long Way Down by Matthew
This book is interesting. It is written in a poem style where there are very few words on a page. It is about a boy and his brother gets killed. He wa . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Matthew
I thought this book was amazing. It was very detailed about the English civil war. This book is about a young girl with a space inside her for lost so . . .
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Aberuthven Primary
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


Candy Gourlay

Candy Gourlay is of Filipino heritage, and began her career as a journalist for the opposition press during the People Power Revolution before becoming an author. Her debut novel Tall Story won the Crystal Kite Award in 2011 and wa . .