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Library News

Celebrating winners!

Today we were delighted to award prizes to the winners of our Book Week competition and also the Shakespeare 400 competition, both of which were recently celebrated.


Book Week

Pupils in Year 7, 8 and 9 had the opportunity to enter the Chris Riddell competition, adding colour and captions to illustrations contributed by children’s laureate, author and book illustrator Chris Riddell for our Book Week celebrations. Year 12 and 13 had the opportunity to enter the Prequels an...

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Carnegie Medal Book Award

On Friday 18th March we saw the launch of the Carnegie Medal Book Award for 2016.

Now in its tenth year here at QEGS, the prestigious book award attracted many new and also past members to join the shadowing group for this year. A most challenging, but extremely rewarding book award lies ahead when pupils will start to read the eight shortlisted titles recently nominated. With a t...

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Author’s visit proves inspirational for QEGS pupils!

Book Week and World Book Day 2016 - Head of Library, Valerie Dewhurst reflects on our special celebrations this week.


She could have been anywhere in the world on World Book Day, but award-winning and bestselling author Cathy Cassidy chose to be with us, here at QEGS!

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