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Vote For Ruth

3 July, 2018

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Ruth Ware‘s The Death of Mrs Westaway has been shortlisted for the Dead Good Books Reader Awards 2018. See the full shortlist, and vote for Ruth, here. See coverage of the shortlist in...

Danny McGee Drinks The Sea

Danny McGee Drinks a Prize!

18 June, 2018

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UPDATE 4/07: See a video of Andy and Neal receiving the prize here. Andy Stanton and Neal Layton’s Danny McGee Drinks The Sea has won the Portsmouth Picture Book Award 2018....

Danny McGee Drinks The Sea

Danny McGee is a Children’s Choice

2 May, 2018

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Andy Stanton‘s picture book, Danny McGee Drinks The Sea, has been chosen as part of the International Literacy Association/Children’s Book Council “Children’s Choices Reading List”. See the full list here. Congratulations...

Just Jack

Just Jack on a Longlist

1 May, 2018

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Kate Scott‘s wonderful middle-grade novel, Just Jack, has been longlisted for the North Somerset Teachers’ Book Awards, in the ‘Quality Fiction’ category. See the full longlist here. The longlists across...

Fairy Tale Pets

Fairy Tale Pets on a Longlist

1 May, 2018

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Tracey Corderoy‘s laugh-out-loud picture book Fairy Tale Pets, illustrated by Jorge Martin, has been longlisted for a North Somerset Teachers’ Book Award in the ‘Picture Book’ category. The longlists across all...

Rave reviews for The Great Gran Plan

The Great Gran Plan on a Longlist

1 May, 2018

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Elli Woollard‘s hilarious picture book The Great Gran Plan, illustrated by Steven Lenton, has been longlisted for a North Somerset Teachers’ Book Award in the ‘Picture Book’ category. The longlists...

Mumsnet Loves Giant

A New Shortlisting for Giant

5 February, 2018

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Kate Scott‘s middle grade novel, Giant, has been shortlisted for the Portsmouth Shorter Novel Book Award 2018. The novel makes it onto the shortlist along with the latest titles from...

Luan Goldie

Luan Goldie Wins Costa Short Story Award

31 January, 2018

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Luan Goldie has won the 2018 Costa Short Story Award for her story, “Two Steak Bakes and Two Chelsea Buns”. The award was announced at a ceremony on 30th...

Luan Goldie

Luan’s Costa Shortlisting

22 January, 2018

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Luan Goldie‘s short story “Two Steak Bakes and Two Chelsea Buns” has been shortlisted for the Costa Short Story Award. The winner will be announced at a ceremony on 30th January....

How to Bewitch a Wolf

Abie To Judge Carnegie Medal

6 December, 2017

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Abie Longstaff will be one of the judges for the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards. Nominations for 2018 include Angie Thomas’s The Hate U Give, Philip...

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