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Croydon High School
South Croydon,
Group status: 13 Enthusiastic Carnegie Book Clubbers enjoy book talk and sweet treats every Friday at lunchtime.

Doughnuts & Carnegie Books Go Together

All Year 9s, All Girls, All Chocolate, Doughnut and Book-Lovers! We've enjoyed talking about the book covers - how the 'medium' can affect the 'message. This week we're looking at particular passages which illustrate good characterization.



Whitgift School
Surrey,
Selsdon High School
South Croydon,
CWS
Harris Academy Purley
Should the novel 'When Mr Dog Bites' have a recommended reader age warning?

YES
NO
 
Title: The Graveyard Book
Author: Neil Gaiman
Winning Year: 2010

Nobody ('Bod') Owens lives in a graveyard; his family were victims of multiple murder. He is rescued by two Victorian ghosts and soon learns the tricks of the graveyard trade. Jack, however, will not rest until he has hunted Bod down...