Archive for October, 2010

Ushig Shortlisted for the Essex Book Awards

Friday, October 29th, 2010

We recently found out that Ushig by Annemarie Allan has been shortlisted for the wonderful Essex Book Award 2010! The award is run by the Essex School Library Service and is voted on by hundreds of secondary school pupils. Also shortlisted are Where I Belong by Gillian Cross; Auslander by Paul Dowswell; Drawing with Light […]

Book of the Month Competition Winners

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Congratulations to the lucky winners of the Book of the Month Competition who won personally signed copies of Rocking Horse War by Lari Don. They knew that Lari’s favourite character was Emmie from Rocking Horse War! Rianna, aged 10 Tijikla, aged 11 from Edinburgh Sarah from Kent Lewis, aged 10 from Dunfermline Berend, aged 8 […]

Heart of Hawick Book Award Shortlist

Friday, October 1st, 2010

We are very pleased to announce that The Chess Piece Magician by Douglas Bruton has been shortlisted for the Heart of Hawick Children’s Book Award 2011. For more information on the award visit the Heart of Hawick Book Award website. We’ll be very excited to find out whether The Chess Piece Magician wins next May! […]