Category Archives: Award

Back to Back Prizes for Morag Hood at the UKLA Book Awards!

After winning the 3-6 category at the UK Literary Association’s Book Awards last year with Colin & Lee: Carrot and Pea, Morag Hood has scooped up the same award in this year’s catagory with the hilarious and adorable, I Am Bat. The unique UKLA Book Awards are the only awards to be judged entirely by […]

Massive Congratulations to John Kane!

John’s picture book, I Say Ooh, You Say Ahh, has just WON the 4-7 category at the English Book Awards! The awarding body have said “This year’s winning books demonstrated the synergy between high quality writing and imaginative well-crafted images, where each feeds and interacts with the other to create a book that fully engages […]

Helena Duggan shortlisted for CrimeFest Award

A Place Called Perfect, by Helena Duggan, has been shortlisted for the annual CrimeFest Awards in the age 8-12 category. Violet hates living in Perfect. Why does everyone have to wear special glasses to stop them going blind? What are the strange noises in the night and why is Mum acting so weird? Then Dad […]

Congratulations to Dan Walker and Sky Thieves

Dan Walker has reached the shortlist for the Brilliant Book Award 2018 with his wonderful debut middle grade fiction, Sky Thieves. Zoya DeLarose has no idea her life is about to change forever when a band of sky thieves ‘steal’ her away from her orphanage, landing up in the clouds, on board The Dragonfly’s deck. […]