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The Death of Mrs Westaway Shotlisted For The Audies

5 February, 2019

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The audiobook edition of Ruth Ware‘s The Death of Mrs Westaway, narrated by Imogen Church, has been shortlisted for the US-based 2019 APA Audie Awards. Mrs Westaway lands in the...

Just Jack

Just Jack Shortlisted for Portsmouth Book Award

4 February, 2019

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Kate Scott‘s Just Jack has been shortlisted for the Year 5 Portsmouth Book Award 2019. Just Jack features on the shortlist alongside titles by Tom Palmer, Steve Tasane, and Gill Lewis. The winner...

The Stopping Places

Damian Shortlisted for Travel Writing Award

11 January, 2019

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Damian Le Bas‘s The Stopping Places has been shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year Award. Congratulations to Damian. See the full shortlist here. The winner will...

Tracey on the Summer Reading Challenge!

10 January, 2019

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Tracey Corderoy‘s Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Aliens are Coming! has been chosen for The Reading Agency’s 2019 Summer Reading Challenge. The book is the fourth Shifty and Sam young fiction title,...

Natboff! One Million Years of Stupidity

Natboff Shortlisted for the Made For Mums Awards!

30 November, 2018

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Andy Stanton‘s rollicking Natboff! One Million Years of Stupidity has been shortlisted for the Made for Mums Book For Children 9-12 Award. The winners will be announced in March 2019. Congratulations...

The Death of Mrs Westaway

Mrs Westaway is a Goodreads Choice Finalist

14 November, 2018

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Ruth Ware‘s The Death of Mrs Westaway is now a finalist for the Goodreads Choice Award. Ruth joins the likes of Stephen King, James Patterson and Bill Clinton, Robert Galbraith and Lisa...

Luan Goldie

Luan Longlisted for the London Short Story Prize

6 November, 2018

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Luan Goldie‘s “End of Terrace” has been longlisted for the Spread the Word London Short Story Prize 2018. See the full longlist here. The winner will be announced on...

The Death of Mrs Westaway

Vote for Mrs Westaway!

30 October, 2018

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Ruth Ware‘s The Death of Mrs Westaway has been longlisted for the Goodreads Choice Award. Vote for Mrs Westaway in the “Best Mystery and Thriller 2018” category here. Follow Ruth on Twitter @RuthWareWriter. The...

Iguana Boy vs Platypus Kid: With a Triple Cheese Pizza

Blue Peter Award longlist for Iguana Boy

26 October, 2018

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James Bishop‘s Iguana Boy Saves The World: With A Triple Cheese Pizza has been chosen by BBC TV’s Blue Peter for the longlist for their children’s book prize. The shortlist will be...

Just Jack

Just Jack Shortlisted in Somerset!

11 September, 2018

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Kate Scott‘s funny and moving middle-grade book Just Jack has been shortlisted for the North Somerset Teachers’ Book Award 2018 in the “Quality Fiction” category. It features on the shortlist...

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