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Enfield Grammar School
Enfield,
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EGS Carnegie Shadowing Boys

We are a group of Year 9 boys shadowing the Carnegie Awards at Enfield Grammar School . We will be getting together once a week, in our school library, to discuss the shortlisted books with the Library Manager Mrs Rudolph and Mrs French.

Mrs Rudolph

The House with Chicken Legs by wahidh
This story is based on a girl named Marinka who is destined to be the next yaga for her family but all she wants is to have a normal life. Later on in . . .
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Bone Talk by jacob
Bone talk is an excellent book based on the life of a tribe in the Philippines a 100 years ago. It walks us through the life of a young boy and the tr . . .
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Rebound by James
Rebound is a facinating book based on the many struggles 80s kids would face. Charlie, the main character of this book, has recently lost his dad and . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by Zuhayr
The book`s genre is already rather unique as it is based on witchcraft, so this interests many readers as it a new type of book for them to read.The b . . .
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Rebound by Marco
Rebound is a book based on the summer-term of a teenager called Charlie. Charlie can be a good person, but in this poetry-form novel, Charlie gets in . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by James
The house with chicken legs is an peculiar book based on a slavic fairy tale. Marinka, the main protagonist of the story, is a 12 yr old girl destined . . .
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A Skinful of Shadows by James
A skinful of Shadows is an intriguing book filled with mystery and unknown past. Makepeace, the main protagonist of the story, has a strange ability t . . .
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St Ignatius Yr 9 Reading Group
Turkey Street, Enfield
Kingsmead School
Enfield, Middlesex
Beech class Merry
 
Which book themes do you prefer?

Racism and discrimination
Drug lords and gangs
Humour
Adventure and survival
Drama and real life issues
 
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
 

 
 

Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is a poet, children's book author, playwright, producer, public speaker, performer, and winner of the Newbery Medal for his novel-in-verse, The Crossover. He conducts creative writing workshops in middle and high sc . .