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Wycliffe Readers
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Group status: Ready and waiting for the shortlist to be announced!
Here at Wycliffe we are an enthusiastic bunch of readers who are ready and raring to go with our Carnegie Shadowing Scheme! We have lots of opinions and we're keen to share them with each other and the rest of the world, so look out for our reviews and blogs!

Rebound by Mrs Worsdell
The structure doesn't add anything to the story. This is a formulaic tale of a boy going 'wrong' who then sees the light through a holiday location. A . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Mrs Worsdell
An involving and engaging story about friendship and growing up. It deals with negotiating maturity and decision making. I quite enjoyed this book and . . .
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The Poet X by Mrs Worsdell
A bit of an angry tale. The writing form was unnecessary and poorly executed. I found the book to be unengaging. Is this supposed to empower young wom . . .
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The Poet X by Mrs Hodgkins
I got to page 24 of this book. I rarely give up on books, but I couldn't continue. The story just didn't grab me and I didn't connect with the charact . . .
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Rednock School
Greedy Readers
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Dursley Primary KS1
Marling School (Stroud)
Stroud, Gloucestershire
What would you say is your most favourite Genre?

4% (2 votes)

2% (1 vote)

Sci Fi
4% (2 votes)

2% (1 vote)

Title: One
Author: Sarah Crossan
Winning Year: 2016

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins. And their lives are about to change. No longer able to afford homeschooling, they must venture into the world - a world of stares, sneers and cruelty. Will they find more than that at school? Can they find real friends


Candy Gourlay

Candy Gourlay is of Filipino heritage, and began her career as a journalist for the opposition press during the People Power Revolution before becoming an author. Her debut novel Tall Story won the Crystal Kite Award in 2011 and wa . .