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The King's School, Gloucester

Group status: We are reading! We have read a few of the longlist and now are starting in earnest on the shortlist.


Beyond the Bright Sea by Maddie
When I first got this book I thought it was going to be boring but I have to say I have really enjoyed it and wish there was another book or a series . . .
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Where the World Ends by Maddie
In my opinion I think this book is not a book I recommend you to read. It has a very confusing storyline and it quickly skips to something else in the . . .
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Where the World Ends by imogen
Where the World Ends is a complicated book and I can't say I liked it. The reason for this is there are a lot of flash backs without telling you and y . . .
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Rook by imogen
Rook is a fantastic book especially for dyslexic readers.It is about two boys rescuing a dying rook and lots of challenges Nicky has to face... but mo . . .
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Beyond the Bright Sea by Imogen
Beyond the Bright Sea is my favourite Carnegie book so far and I hope to see more of Crow's adventures in the future. What I like about the book is th . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Imogen
Wed Wabbit is the kind of book that I didn't want to read but then once I got into it was a really great book. I would recommend this book to all age . . .
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Rook by Jess
Rook is a book about a child named Nick. Nick and his brother Kenny take up the task of caring for an injured rook. However, Nick is just like any oth . . .
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Rook by Livie
(contains spoilers so only read if you have read the book!) I found Rook a book that really pulls you in from the second you read the first lines a . . .
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Where the World Ends by Tom
I hated this book. It was slow moving and I did not feel the story or the characters. I put it down after 100 pages because I could not bear it anymor . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Noj
I have read not all of this book but so far it has been a great experience.It is a unique story about a Wed Wabbit and a girl called Fidge and her mis . . .
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Wed Wabbit by Ashtyn
Wed Wabbit is a book full of adventure; its unique story line keeps you on a cliff edge all the way. The book itself is about a girl named Fidge who h . . .
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Rook by Katherine
A great book, perfect to sit and read while curled up on the sofa with a blanket. It tells the story of heart break and saviours. When two boys find a . . .
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Saint Death by Jessica
I have never read any books by Marcus Sedgwick before, but I was told that he was a very good author. I was impressed by the book 'Saint Death' and I . . .
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High School for Girls, Gloucester
Ribston Readers
Sir Thomas Rich's School
Which is the best fruit to eat whilst reading?

an apple
red grapes
green grapes
a banana
an orange/satsuma
Orange Chocolate Leibniz bisuits
a nectarine
Title: Monsters of Men
Author: Patrick Ness
Winning Year: 2011

The third and final volume in the "Chaos Walking Trilogy" finds three armies marching on New Prentisstown, each intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle with no chance of escape or, it seems, of stopping the fighting. But t


Anthony McGowan

Anthony McGowan has written several young adult novels, including Hellbent, Henry Tumour, which won the Book Trust Teenage Prize in 2006, and The Knife That Killed Me which was adapted into a highly acclaimed f . .