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Group status: We're enjoying the books, the meetings to discuss, and the biscuits. GHard to believe our last meeting is coming up soon.

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Our group this year is made up of keen readers, members of read@rossett and the girls from the Friday Book Club.

Mrs Huett

The Land of Neverendings by Joanna
This book had my hooked from the first words. It gets better and better as it progresses and I literally couldn't put it down. I was going to go to b . . .
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Long Way Down by Sophie
It gave me mixed feelings, at the start it was slow paced and hooked me in later on. In general it is a good book and is strange but in a good way. M . . .
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Bone Talk by Joanna
This book was good but I feel as though it was underdeveloped and could've had a much better story line. A great idea but a bad write up. It is about . . .
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The Poet X by Joanna
This book was better than the other books that are written in poems. This book was about a young girl finding herself in a world full of racism and a . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Joanna
This book filled me with joy and a feeling of empowerment. It's all about feminism and 'Sappism'. This book is the picture of equality and I love it. . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Eva
Want a book with adventure, fantasy and description? Well then this is the book for you! Although it starts off a bit slow, it has good vocabulary the . . .
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Long Way Down by Joanna
This book is quite morbid but intriguing and a little confusing. This book is about The rules. 1. No crying 2. No snitching 3. Get revenge When Sha . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Joanna
What a catchy title! This book is all about the adventures of a young girl named Marinka... or rather non adventures. Marinka is convinced that she ca . . .
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Rebound by Joanna
The thing that first sparked my interest about this book was the carefully crafted blurb. I'm all for romance and love sport. Only later did I realize . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Yael
A beautiful story about two suffragettes and one suffragist. The three girls explore ethics, love, and friendship; when World War I starts in 1914, ev . . .
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Long Way Down by Rhiannon
I really like this book, because of its style of writing and the diverse nature of the plot. It's written in a poetry-like verse, and is also in accen . . .
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Harrogate Grammar School
Oatlands Reading Group
Harrogate Ladies' College
Royal Readers
Biscuits and books go together so well! What sort of biscuits are best for a Carnegie Group meeting?

Custard Cream
Chocolate Digestive
Jammie Dodger
Jaffa Cake (is it a biscuit??)
Party Rings
Pink Wafer
Malted Milk
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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


Sophie Anderson

Sophie Anderson grew up in Swansea, studied at Liverpool University, and has worked as a geologist, science teacher and text book author. Sophie was inspired to love stories by her Prussian grandmother who fled her homeland during WW2, losi . .



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