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All Saints School
Group status: There's a real buzz in the air about this year's selection.

We read, review, and recommend for anybody!

We are a lively mix of Key Stage 3 students, ready to read, review and recommend. We quite like alliteration too! We've already looked at the Book Trust books this school year.We love a variety of books - especially those which have unexpected endings... Last year we were lucky enough to visit our friends at Allenbourne and meet a Carnegie regional judge, which gave us a real insight into the selection process. Our prediction last year for the amazing "Salt to the Sea" was yet again absolutely spot on! Watch this space for our prediction for this year.

Ms Deas

Saint Death by Edward
Here be spoilers people! Avert ye eyes if ye still reading ye olde book. Set on the border of Mexico, Saint Death is a heartwarming book about inequal . . .
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After the Fire by Ms Deas
Oh my goodness, what a spellbinding read. Raw and emotionally charged, Moonbeam takes us through her story in a measured, careful way. Will Hill's res . . .
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Rook by Yasmin
Rook is a short book but it highlights so many real life problems,it has an interesting storyline which can be a bit sad at times as Nicky (the main c . . .
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The Hate U Give by Amelia
This book is packed with vocabulary so strong and meaningful however it's loaded with extremely strong language. its shows back then life was so unfai . . .
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Where the World Ends by Jazzmin
It was a long and confusing book. I didn't really like it that much but if you like true stories then you would like to read it. Quilliam is 14, but h . . .
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Rook by Amelia
SPOILER ALERT! This book feels as if it is based on a true story, short but powerful with few swears dotted around the book. It relates a life of a h . . .
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Where the World Ends by Amelia
A heart-twisting story where a girl feels as if her life is a jigsaw and slowly but surely the secrets are uncovered. I would recommend this book to a . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Taya
I loved Wed Wabbit it made me feel as though I was in the book. I would reccommend this book to people who love an adventure story and love a fictiona . . .
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Rook by jazz
It was a short book but it was very good. The two brothers were interesting and rebellious. It was sad but it had a happy ending. . . .
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Bryanston Carnegie Club
Beaminster School
Beaminster, Dorset
Beaminster School
Dorchester Middle School
What book should be made into a film?!

Saint Death
Beyond the Bright Sea
Where the World Ends
Wed Wabbit
After the Fire
The Hate U Give
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Title: Salt to the Sea
Author: Ruta Sepetys
Winning Year: 2017

It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together by their desperation to reach the ship that can take them away from the war-ravaged land. Four young people, each haunted by their own dark secret, narrate their unforgettable stori


Marcus Sedgwick

Marcus Sedgwick’s first novel, Floodland, won the Branford Boase award for the Best Debut Children's Novel of 2000. His books have been shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, The Blue Peter Book Award, The . . .



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