Nominations joy! The Barrington Stoke and Bucket List team is delighted to celebrate the announcement of the 2017 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medal nominations lists.
We picked up a lovely clutch of First Minister’s Reading Challenge materials at the Scottish Learning Festival recently and had a great time browsing the inspiring recommended reads chosen by the good folk at Scottish Book Trust.
Today is National Refugee Day and what better way to commemorate it than to celebrate the fact that writer and illustrator Kate Milner’s V&A Award-winning book, My Name is Not Refugee, has found its home with The Bucket List.
Last week saw the Edinburgh International Book Festival programme launched to the world for 2016 by Nick Barley, Janet Smyth and the team at a special press launch.
It’s been a while since we last dug into the archives and blogged about one of our older titles, but we can’t let Muhammad Ali’s death pass without another look at The Greatest, Alan Gibbons’s tribute to one of the great legends of sport.