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Broomfield School
Group status: It seems like we're glad to be taking part, struggling with some of the books but also finding some gems. A few of us have nearly finished the reading. What!? Are there any future writers in our group? Perhaps a Carnegie Winner. Why not?
Our group this year is a mix of 19 brave students from KS3. We have 6 weeks to read 8 books which is going to be tough. We meet at the start of Wednesday lunch to share opinions. Keep going with the reading, it will be worth it in the end!

What is your favourite genre of book?

Adventure (Quests,Voyages... e.g.)
Horror/Sci-Fi (Monsters, Vampires, Aliens... e.g.)
Urban (Gangs, Street life... e.g.)
Fantasy (Magic, Wizards... e.g.)
Mystery (Crimes, Detectives... e.g.)
Thriller (Spies, Fights... e.g.)
Romance (Relationships, Love... e.g.)
Title: Monsters of Men
Author: Patrick Ness
Winning Year: 2011

The third and final volume in the "Chaos Walking Trilogy" finds three armies marching on New Prentisstown, each intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle with no chance of escape or, it seems, of stopping the fighting. But