Nov 20 2017

2017 UKLA Book Awards

The winners of the 2017 UKLA Book Awards have been announced. The awards are the only ones to be judged entirely by teachers

"For the first time ever a picture book has won the 7-11 category, The Journey by Francesca Sanna. This Kate Greenaway Medal shortlisted book won the 2017 Amnesty CILIP Honour and by coincidence the 2016 Amnesty CILIP Honour winner, There's a Bear on My Chair by Ross Collins won the UKLA 3-6 category. The Reluctant Journal of Henry K Larsen by Canadian author Susin Nielsen won the 12-16 category."