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Lucy, Daisy, Ruby, Hannah, Logan, Kyi, Luna, Megan and Eva-Mae are reading.

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The Poet X by Hannah
I love the Poet X as it shows a modern view of teenage life; that in books we don't really get to see. It is about a secret poet, Xiomara, and her st . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Daisy
The story is about a girl called Emily who's older sister (who had disabilities) has died. Emily used to read stories to her sister about a land where . . .
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Rebound by Megan
This book is about a young boy who lost his father, he has two good friends, of which he does skating with. But his one dream it to become a really go . . .
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Bone Talk by Kyi
I very much enjoyed the book Bone Talk, I thought it was amazing how it went into so much depth on the boy. I think this book would make people want . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Kyi
This book is written by Francis Herdinge and is about a boy called Makepeace, who lives with his mother. His Aunt and Uncle lives downstairs and runs . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Hannah
I liked the book because if you have lost someone very important to you you will relate to the main character, Emily and her struggles to deal with lo . . .
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The Poet X by Eva-Mae
Personally, I really enjoyed this book. I found that it was very inspiring how a teenage girl could express her emotions and feelings towards a boy ju . . .
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Things A Bright Girl Can Do by Eva-Mar
I did not really enjoy this book very much. I felt like you had to have some knowledge on the suffragettes to get into the book. In the first few chap . . .
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Rebound by Logan
Rebound is a great book which is set out like a poem book and includes some cool comic strip pages. Rebound is about a boy called Charlie Bell. Char . . .
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Bone Talk by Logan
Bone Talk is set in the highlands of the Philippines in a place called Bontok and is about a boy called Samkad who dreams of becoming a man and a warr . . .
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The Land of Neverendings by Ruby
The Land of Neverendings is about a young girl called Emily, who's sister had died. Emily's sister Holly, was cremated with her favourite teddy, Blue . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Megan
This book is about a girl called Marinka, who lives with her Grandmother, Baba. All Marinka wants is to live a normal life but every night, her house . . .
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Long Way Down by Luna
The book 'Long way down' is a book about how William Holloman who lives around his dead brothers rules. NO.1 Crying NO.2 Snitching NO.3 Revenge W . . .
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Rebound by Luna
The book 'Rebound' is a story about a boy, Charlie, who is suffering the loss of his father after his death. Even though Charlie has his very close fr . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Eva-Mae
The book ‘A Skinfull of Shadows’ is about a girl named Makepeace who has these strange dreams about ghosts and spirits. She has learned that she must . . .
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Long Way Down by Hannah
'Long Way Down' is a story about a fifteen year old boy named Will, who's brother dies from being shot at the beginning of the book. The pages are fa . . .
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What is your favourite Carnegie book?

Things A Bright Girl Can Do
A Skinful of Shadows
The House with Chicken Legs
The Land of Neverendings
Rebound
bone Talk
The Poet X
Long Way Down
 
Title: One
Author: Sarah Crossan
Winning Year: 2016

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins. And their lives are about to change. No longer able to afford homeschooling, they must venture into the world - a world of stares, sneers and cruelty. Will they find more than that at school? Can they find real friends