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Carmel College
Darlington, Co Durham
Group status: We are ready to read, read, read!!!

Carmel Shadowers

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Mrs Creek

The House with Chicken Legs by Rhiannon
Marinka is learning how to guide the dead and is expected to take over from her grandma sometime soon.However, she doesn't think she's ready and strug . . .
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The Poet X by Rhiannon
This book deals with someone who has been raised a very strict Catholic challenging her beliefs,her mom, and herself. Although quite an explicit title . . .
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The Poet X by Catherine
I don't usually read books written in free verse, but I enjoyed The Poet X more than I anticipated. Xiomara was an interesting narrator who you could . . .
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The Wyvern Wonders
Staindrop School - Miss Molony's Group
Staindrop, Darlington
ST Augustine's Darlington
County Durham,
Haughton Academy
Darlington,
Which book are you most looking forward to reading?

The Land of Neverendings
a Skinful of Shadows
Long Way Down
Bone Talk
The House with Chicken Legs
Rebound
The Poet X
Things a Bright Girl Can Do
 
Title: The Sleeper and the Spindle
Author: Neil Gaiman
Illustrator: Chris Riddell
Winning Year: 2016

On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess from an enchantment. She casts aside her fine wedding clothes, takes her chain mail and sword and follows her brave dwarf retainers into the tunnels under the mountain towards the slee
 

 
 

Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is a poet, children's book author, playwright, producer, public speaker, performer, and winner of the Newbery Medal for his novel-in-verse, The Crossover. He conducts creative writing workshops in middle and high sc . .