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St Ninian's High School
Kirkintilloch,
Group status: Our Shadowers all have their first Carnegie shortlisted book to read over the Easter holidays - can't wait to hear what everyone thinks at the first meeting back.



The St Ninian's shadowing group is made up of some members of the Library Book Group, with readers from S1-S3 who are also taking up the challenge. The Awards Lunch awaits in the middle of June.


Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Georgina
The Things a Bright Girl Can Do is an amazing story. The fact that there are such strong female characters in it really appeals to me and the author p . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Virginia
A Skinful of Shadows was okay, however I lost interest in the book and got tired of it. But the character, Makepeace, was a great character and I love . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Liliana
One of the best books, so GOOD!!! So many twists. Unpredictable: that's what I like in books. . . .
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Rebound by Ryan
"Absolute Trash Man" The Font Is TOO BIG. It looks like A Poem. The Story Is A bit Off. I Don't Like The Front Cover Because It Is Orange. I Do . . .
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Long Way Down by Rudy
Long Way Down is a thought provoking and stomach churning read because of the writing techniques the author uses. . . .
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What book has the best cover?

The Poet X
Rebound
The House with Chicken Legs
Bone Talk
A Skinful of Shadows
Things a Bright Girl Can Do
Long Way Down
The Land of Neverendings
 
Title: A Monster Calls
Author: Patrick Ness
Illustrator: Jim Kay
Winning Year: 2012

The monster shows up after midnight. It isn't the one Conor has been expecting; the one from his nightmare; the one he has had nearly every night since his mother started her treatment. But this new monster is ancient, and wild, and it wants something jus
 

 

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