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OHS Carnegie Shadowers 2019

Not sure we have a group favourite yet - but that's OK. Verse books being well received - particularly Poet X. Novel way of telling the tale with really powerful messages!

Everyone!!! :-)

The Land of Neverendings by Tessa
The Land of Neverendings is a heart-wrenching story which uses themes of imagination, loss and love to power it along. It focuses on the story of a gi . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Amelia
Marinka lives in a house with chicken legs with her grandmother, Baba Yaga. As the house moves on it drags Marinka away from any friend she has made. . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Amelia
When Emily's sister Holly dies her life changes drastically. She misses Holly and misses Bluey her sister's favourite toy. She spent all her life crea . . .
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The Poet X by Amelia
Samkad only wants to be a man, to be a warrior but when his chance comes the elders find that he is not yet ready and someone else takes his place. Hi . . .
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Long Way Down by Amelia
William has grown up knowing the rules and when his brother Shaun is killed he knows what he has to do.But will he really follow it through.He has his . . .
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The Poet X by Alex
Xiomara is a budding poet, but her Dominican mother wants her to become the nun she couldn’t be. This compelling book uses slam poetry to delve deep. . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Tessa
A Skinful of Shadows is a captivating, creative and compelling novel, full of twists and turns. I connected immediately with the main character (Makep . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Annie
Emily's sister, Holly, has just died. She is still trying to forget that dreadful morning when she woke up and found her sister not there, when she ge . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Lola
The House With Chicken Legs is a great read, but I have to warn you once you start you won't be able to put it back down! 12 year old Marinka wants a . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Apsara
Makepeace grew up with her Mother in a strictly puritan village in the middle of nowhere. What nobody but she and her mother knows is that Makepeace h . . .
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Long Way Down by Mary
Long Way Down is a book about a boy who has had to suffer many mass shootings and mourning families in his 15 years, but when his brother, Shawn, is s . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Mary
Things a Bright Girl can do is about the time of the struggling Suffragettes. The book is split into two stories, one is about two girls - May who is . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Amelia
Makepeace grew up with only her mother, now she is living without her. She thought her father's side of the famiy would be a reffuge but only when she . . .
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Things a Bright Biscuit Can Do
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Which Carnegie book cover do you like best?

The Land of Never Endings
Bone Talk
The poet X
A Skinful of Shadows
Long way down
Things a bright girl can do
House with Chicken legs
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


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