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Westborough High School
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Group status: A group of Year 9 students. We are following both the Carnegie and the Greenaway awards. So far we prefer the Carnegie collection, and are finding some of them quite profound and original.

The Day War Came by Mariam
The best thing about this book is that the pictures are simplistic but effective. When I started reading this book I felt that even a child could unde . . .
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Ocean Meets Sky by Alina
This book gracefully portrays that a dream is never too large to accomplish. It tells a great tale, the images keep you watching the page for a long . . .
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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Sofia
The pictures in this book match the story extremely well and is a complete model of storytelling. This book is amazing and has a very deep meaning tha . . .
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Julian is a Mermaid by Raheemah
This book has beautiful illustrations that describes a young boy who loves mermaids and attracts a child's attention by the colourful and bright art. . . .
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Beyond the Fence by Sofia
The pictures are very bright and exciting, attracting a child's attention. The pictures match the story really well and gets across the writers view v . . .
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Rebound by Raheemah
This book has a deep and a real life story and shares the experience of losing a loved one. A well told story that captivates the reader and shows how . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Hannah
This book was quite boring at the start but once I began to engage in the story I loved it as it was full of adventure and it was quite thrilling and . . .
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Bone Talk by Amaan
The book was alright, it didn't give much context at the beginning and when I was reading it I got confused and didn't know what the main character wa . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Alina
A Skinful of Shadows had the perfect amount of horror and adventure. If you are interested in the past and the history back then, this book would be . . .
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The Poet X by Sofia
This book is good for young teenage girls who feel as though no one listens to them and they're alone. It makes them feel seen and have a voice that n . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Mrs Arnold
An unusual story, with lots of plot twists and I could not predict the ending. A nice theme of being different and finding out who your real friends . . .
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