NCRCL Scholarships 2019 are now open

NCRCL Scholarships 2019 are now open

Department of English and Creative Writing and the National Centre for Research in Children’s Literature (NCRCL) NCRCL are pleased to announce that the current round of applications for our annual scholarships in children’s literature is open (studies commencing...
Submissions open for Little Rebels Award 2019!

Submissions open for Little Rebels Award 2019!

Submissions are now open for the 2019 Little Rebels Radical Children’s Fiction Award. The Little Rebels Award for Radical Children’s Fiction celebrates children’s books for readers aged 0-12 which promote social equality and social justice. The prize is...
In Other Words – calling all editors

In Other Words – calling all editors

BookTrust are thrilled to be partnering with award-winning translator and “In Other Words” judge Daniel Hahn for a new phase of their translation project. As you may have already seen in The Bookseller or via a press release, eight editors will have the opportunity to...
Foyle Foundation funds major survey into school libraries

Foyle Foundation funds major survey into school libraries

Foyle Foundation funds major survey into school libraries: Great School Libraries – the new campaign being run by CILIP and the School Library Association is gaining momentum with sponsorship from Peters Library Service and a grant from the Foyles Foundation....
Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2020

Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2020

IBBY UK are delighted to announce that our nominations for the 2020 HCA Award are John Agard (writng) and Helen Oxenbury (illustration). These were selected by the committee from a shortlist of nominations by members and have both accepted the nomination. The...