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Reading Group: Carnegie Medal (Saturday)

Reading Group: Carnegie Medal (Saturday)

Saturday 11 August - 15.30-17.00

In August the Reading Group will discuss this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal shortlist which recognises outstanding reading experiences for children and young people. Although the books are aimed towards a younger audience, this discussion has become a favourite for many of our regular Reading Group attendees!

Choose any of the eight shortlisted books below and come along to share your thoughts.

Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Girl Who Speaks Bear by Sophie Anderson

The Girl Who Became A Tree by Joseph Coelho

On Midnight Beach by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

Run, Rebel by Manjeet Mann

Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds

The Fountains Of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

Echo Mountain by Lauren Wolk

The Reading Group is free and you don't need to book in advance. For more information or to reserve a book call 720392 or email Jodie on

Can't make it on Saturday? Why not come on Wednesday instead.