NEWS

Dan Freedman joins ReadingZone Live

Dan Freedman, author of the bestselling Jamie Johnson books, joined ReadingZone Live to talk about his new book, Unstoppable, to students at Hewens College in Hayes.

27/04/2020Dan Freedman joins ReadingZone Live

Information Book Awards longlist announced

The longlist for the SLA Information Book Award has been announced, with 29 non-fiction titles vying for the shortlist. The awards cover non-fiction for under sevens, eight to 12 years and 13 to 16 years.

25/04/2020Information Book Awards longlist announced

Apply for funding for author event

Not-for profit organisations in Scotland can apply to Scottish Book Trust's Live Literature remote event funding for support to host events or projects with authors.

25/04/2020Apply for funding for author event

English with Holly

Since schools closed last month, English teacher Holly King-Mand has been delivering a variety of free, live and interactive English lessons for KS1-3 on her YouTube channel - English with Holly - at 11am every weekday.

25/04/2020English with Holly

2020 Henrietta Branford Writing Competition

The closing date for the Henrietta Branford Writing Competition, which runs alongside the Branford Boase Award, has been extended to Sunday 31st May 2020. The competition, for those aged up to 19, is for stories of up to 1,000 words.

25/04/20202020 Henrietta Branford Writing Competition

Competition for Carnegie / Greenaway Shadowing groups

The 2020 ALCS Carnegie and Kate Greenaway (CKG) writing competition has been launched, encouraging children to imagine a day spent with their favourite character. Closing date is 14th September.

21/04/2020Competition for Carnegie / Greenaway Shadowing groups

Darren Shan ebook giveaway

Darren Shan is giving away the first e-book in his major new fantasy saga, Archibald Lox, months ahead of schedule to give fans around the world some escape in the midst of lockdown.

20/04/2020Darren Shan ebook giveaway

Free 'lockdown' book

Publisher Andersen Press has released a free eBook, Staying Home, by author Sally Nicholls, illus Viviane Schwarz, which can be downloaded below, to help occupy children and their parents during lockdown.

20/04/2020Free 'lockdown' book
 

 Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9