Sir Roger Manwoods School Kent, Group status: Today we looked at all the books nominated for The Kate Greenaway Medal & chose our favourite!
Here we are sitting on the stairs - no one gets past without a book!
The Hate U Give by Beth Davies The Hate U Give is a nitty-gritty book full of controversy and heroic role models bound to inspire hundreds of readers. This is by far my favourite of . . . read full review
Where the World Ends by Alexandra Townsend-Jones 'Where the World Ends' is an adventurous yet sad book by Geraldine McCaughrean. The main characters include: a group of young fowlers (boys sent by bo . . . read full review
Where the World Ends by Ruby Where the World Ends is, generally, a captivating book with an interesting plot that is followed through, however I did find some parts slightly borin . . . read full review
After the Fire by Kathryn The Lord's Legion is a place of worship and love towards God. Anyone who isn't part of the Lord's Legion is a Servant of the Serpent, and the biggest . . . read full review
Rook by Ilian This book is about a boy and his struggles in life. It is very interesting because of the character and his struggles are pretty interesting to read a . . . read full review
After the Fire by Martha This is a dark and thoughtful book which follows life inside a religious group that section themselves off from society in order to worship God and ge . . . read full review
Wed Wabbit by Beth Wed Wabbit, despite the childish cover has a great plot. The story is so interesting and unique. The quirky characters and silly settings make the tal . . . read full review
Rook by Beth Rook is a great short read about the struggles of a boy after his family only just regained a somewhat normal life. It's an interesting story that see . . . read full review
Title: The Borrowers Author: Mary Norton Illustrator: Diana Stanley Winning Year: 1952
Pod, Homily and Arrietty are a family of tiny people who live beneath the floor, behind the grandfather clock in the old rectory. They dread cats and being "seen". They own nothing - everything they have is borrowed from the 'human beans' who don't e
Lissa Evans has
a background in comedy. Following a medical degree, she changed careers to
become a comedy producer for radio and TV; her credits include Father
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