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Norwich School Blog

U4 Book Reviews for the Carnegie Medal for Children's Literature

Pupils in U4 are enjoying the exciting opportunity to shadow the judging process of the Carnegie Medal for Children’s Literature from March through to the middle of June (find out more here).

This year, eight books have made the shortlist and pupils at Norwich School are getting involved by reading and discussing the novels, posting reviews to the Carnegie website and finally making their own decision regarding a worthy winner.


Read some of their reviews here:

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