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"A house without books is like a room without windows." Horace Mann, Education Reformer

The front of Coleridge Community College, Cambridge.

Any Carnegie reader this year!

Bone Talk by Naomi
Bone Talk is an exciting action filled book about tribes in the Philippines. It shows the hard and very cultural life that people lived and gives us a . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Linus
The House with Chicken Legs is a moving and interesting book, which looks at and deals with taking on more responsibility and wanting too choose your . . .
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Long Way Down by Lyla
This was my favourite out of the books I have read. The way it uses the page within the book in order to tells it story instead of being a basic poetr . . .
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Rebound by Azmalah
I really liked reading rebound it tells you the story of how one of your closest family suddenly passes away and you only have one of your parents in . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Amalia
A skinful of shadows is one of the most challenging books amongst the 8. I would not say that this is the best book because it takes - in my opinion- . . .
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Long Way Down by Molly
I thought this book was interesting and unpredictable. In addition, it was educational about what goes on in other countries and what happens to other . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Daisy
I found this book intriguing because I do not usually like history books that are based on true stories. However this book really gripped me with all . . .
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The Poet X by Frank
The Poet X is an interesting book that deals with many things in a teenage life that are hard to deal with. It sets up an important reason for the mot . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Molly
I loved this book and I believe that it was in fact my favourite book out of all the ones I have read. It is engaging and with two major plot twists i . . .
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The Poet X by Molly
I enjoyed reading the poet X. It highlights many important social issues within our society and in some ways, I find that Xiomara is a relatable chara . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Izzy
I have not finished this book yet but I really am really enjoying it and think that its one of the best books in the list. It is about a girl who gets . . .
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Rebound by Izzahin
It was interesting and inspiring. It taught me to never give up. The story line was great. It tells us to live life no matter how hard it is at times. . . .
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The Poet X by Azmalah
I loved reading poet x. Itís my favourite book in the Carnegie and I want this book to win. It has a really nice storyline and although it is sad and . . .
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The Poet X by Sasha
The Poet X is about a young poetry loving girl named Xiomara Batista who lives in Harlem. Her family however originates from the Dominican Republic. T . . .
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Long Way Down by Riley
Long Way Down is a short story, on the topic of gun violence, written fully in verse. I think that the book had an intriguing story, despite only taki . . .
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The Poet X by Constance
I have read many books in my lifetime but poet x was one of the best.I wouldn't usually choose to read this type of book but I still enjoyed it nevert . . .
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The Poet X by Abbie
This book is different from anything I have ever read before. It was written in poetry form and I have never read a book in which the writer expresses . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Sadie
This is a book about a girl who has lost her sister. she finds that remembering moments about her sister's cuddly toy keeps her sister alive. What she . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Frank
Skinful of Shadows is a book that doesn't seem to know what it wants to be. At first we see an interesting relationship between Makepeace, the protago . . .
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Rebound by Lola
Rebound is an engaging book written in verse, with various comic format pages scattered throughout, which is neatly tied in through Charlie (the main . . .
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Long Way Down by Lilly
Long Way down is a book about teenage gun violence, written in verse. Will, the main character has lost multiple loved ones as a result of gun violen . . .
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What is your favourite genre of fictional book?

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 ju


Jason Reynolds

Jason Reynolds is a New York Times bestselling author, a National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award winner, a Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award Winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors. His debut n . .