Archive for the 'Scottish Children’s Book Awards' Category

Meet the new Scottish Children’s Book Award shortlist!

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Not too long ago, we were super-excited to tell you all about Janis Mackay’s win at the Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2014. But hold the bus, readers! We’ve even more great SCBA news to share with you this morning… Drumroll, please, because we can now tell you that we have not one, not two, but […]

Time Travel Trouble at the Scottish Children’s Book Awards!

Friday, March 7th, 2014

The DiscoverKelpies team are very excited to tell you that the wonderful Janis Mackay has been announced as one of the winners of the Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2013! She won the Younger Reader (8-11 years) category with her story of time travel trouble, The Accidental Time Traveller. Hundreds of children from all over Scotland […]

Meet the Kelpies authors shortlisted for the Scottish Children’s Book Awards

Friday, October 11th, 2013

We’ve posted before about the wonderful all-Kelpie shortlist for the Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2013, and now we’re very excited to be able to show you these great videos, made by the guys over at Scottish Book Trust, featuring each of the three shortlisted books! First up is Caroline Clough, who has been shortlisted for […]

Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2013 — All Kelpie Shortlist

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

The Discover Kelpies team are absolutely thrilled to announce that the Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2013 has an all-Kelpie shortlist for the Younger Readers category. The shortlisted books are (drum roll!): The Accidental Time Traveller by Janis Mackay Black Tide by Caroline Clough Really Weird Removals.com by Daniela Sacerdoti We are so proud of Janis, […]

The 2012 Scottish Children’s Book Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

On World Book Day, 7 March, the Discover Kelpies team set out for Dundee to attend the 2012 Scottish Children’s Book Awards Ceremony. It was a very special day for us, as one of our favourite Kelpies books, Soldier’s Game by James Killgore, was shortlisted for the award in the Younger Readers category, along with […]