Celebrating Short Fiction: The Forrester High Short Story Award


Today we have a guest blog from Julie Sutherland, the librarian at Forrester High School in Edinburgh, who recently ran a short story award with her students. We love hearing about the ways our books are used to help struggling readers, so we thought we’d share this lovely project with all our readers for inspiration. Welcome Julie!

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Alpha Makes the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2017 Longlist!

CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal Barroux

We’re so pleased and proud that Barroux is on the longlist for the prestigious CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for his work on Alpha. The Greenaway Medal is awarded every year for ‘distinguished illustration in a book for children’ and has been won by an incredible roster of artists including Edward Ardizzone, Shirley Hughes, Chris Riddell, Quentin Blake, Catherine Rayner and Victor Ambrus.

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