Tag Archives: Children’s Book of the Year

Two Nominations for Oliver Jeffers at The Irish Book Awards

We’re so excited to announce that The Irish Book Awards have short listed Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer and Oliver Jeffers AND The Day The Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers in the Specsavers Children’s Book of the Year Junior category! Praise for Imaginary Fred; “The first collaboration from two children’s books […]

Chris Haughton Wins Children’s Book of the Year, Junior at Irish Book Awards!

Congratulations to Chris Haughton, who last night won Children’s Book of the Year, Junior at the Specsavers Irish Book Awards with his picture book Shh! We Have a Plan! “Four friends are out for a walk. Suddenly, they spot it – a beautiful bird perched high in a tree! They simply must have it and […]

Archie Greene Magic’s his way onto the National Book Awards Children’s Shortlist!

We’re so excited to announce that Archie Greene and the Magician’s Secret has made it onto the Shortlist for Children’s Book of the Year for the Specsavers National Book Awards!  Today’s announcement places Archie and his creator, author D.D. Everest, in the running for the prize alongside Animalium (Jenny Broom & Katie Scott), Awful Auntie (David Walliams), Goth […]