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More Than This

• <b>Author:</b> Patrick Ness<p>A boy called Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his life as the pounding sea claims him. But then he wakes. He is naked, thirsty, starving. But alive. How is that possible? He remembers dying, his bones breaking, his skull dashed upon the rocks. So how …

Wonder

• <b>Author:</b> R J Palacio<p><b>Now an Oscar nominated film starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay.</b><p><i>'My name is August. I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse.'</i><p>Auggie wants to be an ordinary ten-year-old. He does ordinary things - eating ice cream, …

Wonder book trailer - R.J. Palacio (UK version)

Enter our young critics competition 2014

<b>This competition is now closed.</b><p>The Guardian is celebrating the best of this year’s children’s fiction with our amazing annual prize, the Guardian children’s fiction prize, and we really want you to be involved too.<p>If you are aged 17 or under and love reading, you can enter our Young Critics …

Should children's books have a happy ending?

<b>Amanda Craig, author and critic</b><p>This year the Carnegie prize has surpassed itself in once again choosing a novel with the bleakest ending imaginable. Kevin Brooks's <i>The Bunker Diary</i> is about a kidnapped boy who never gets out. There is no hope for him.<p>The Carnegie prize has form in choosing books …

So many ideas.

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