Sir Roger Manwoods School Kent, Group status: Today we enjoyed looking at all the books shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal.
Here we are sitting on the stairs - no one gets past without a book!
Long Way Down by Ilian This book was really good as it explored the themes of losing a loved one and wanting revenge for it. It is quite short and written in verse so the st . . . read full review
The House with Chicken Legs by Ronan This was a very good book that took a classic tale and put a twist on it. The story focuses on Baba Yaga's 'granddaughter', and her desperation to mak . . . read full review
Title: Just in Case Author: Meg Rosoff Winning Year: 2007
15 year old David Case thinks that fate is out to get him. There are so many things you could do in life such as reinvent yourself, change your name and the way you look; leave home and find yourself caught up in a series of strange misadventures and even
Elizabeth Acevedo was born and raised in New York City and her poetry is infused with Dominican bolero and her beloved city’s tough grit. She holds a BA in Performing Arts from The George Washington University and an MFA in Crea . . .