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Sir Roger Manwoods School
Kent,
Group status: Today we enjoyed looking at all the books shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

Here we are sitting on the stairs - no one gets past without a book!

Mrs Turrell

Long Way Down by Ilian
This book was really good as it explored the themes of losing a loved one and wanting revenge for it. It is quite short and written in verse so the st . . .
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The House with Chicken Legs by Ronan
This was a very good book that took a classic tale and put a twist on it. The story focuses on Baba Yaga's 'granddaughter', and her desperation to mak . . .
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Christ Church Critics
Ramsgate, Kent
Ripplevale Readers
Deal, Kent
Chatham & Clarendon Grammar School
Kent,
 
What are your favourite type of books to read?

Funny stories
Mysteries
Adventure
Love stories
Fantasy
Dystopian
Contemporary - true to life
Non-fiction
 
Title: Just in Case
Author: Meg Rosoff
Winning Year: 2007

15 year old David Case thinks that fate is out to get him. There are so many things you could do in life such as reinvent yourself, change your name and the way you look; leave home and find yourself caught up in a series of strange misadventures and even
 

 
 

Elizabeth Acevedo

Elizabeth Acevedo was born and raised in New York City and her poetry is infused with Dominican bolero and her beloved city’s tough grit. She holds a BA in Performing Arts from The George Washington University and an MFA in Crea . . .