Monthly Archives: March 2016

UKLA Book Awards 2016 Shortlist

The aim of the UKLA Book Awards is to celebrate children’s books. These awards are unique as they are judged entirely by teachers, who are able to share the books with their classes and determine what works with young readers. Sixty … Continue reading

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World Poetry Day – March 21st 2016

Monday March 21st 2016 is World Poetry Day so here are five titles that celebrate the power of poetry to help us see the extraordinary in the everyday, to make us laugh, or to let us know that we are … Continue reading

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Carnegie Medal and Kate Greenaway shortlists 2016 announced

The shortlist for the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards was announced yesterday. The Carnegie Medal is dominated by teen-fiction this year with the following titles being available on RM Books: One by Sarah Crossan There Will Be … Continue reading

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YA Book Prize 2016 shortlist out now

The shortlist for the YA Book Prize 2016 was announced yesterday. The YA Book Prize was set up by The Bookseller Magazine to celebrate the wide diversity of YA books being written in the UK and Ireland. Congratulations to Bloomsbury … Continue reading

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