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Sneak Peek at the New Display

As the new trainee here at the Research Collections I wanted to freshen a few things up. I have been having a look round our wide selection of children’s literature and noticed a common theme amongst them. 315 more words

The Research Collections

Canada Day happily spent in Kirklees: strawberry picking and fun with Chris Mould

Alison Brumwell is a librarian for Booksplus, Leeds and Director of the Morley Literature Festival. She blogs here about her role as a judge for the 2014 Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards. 531 more words

The 2014 Awards Shortlist

As promised, here’s a step by step guide to the 2014 children’s book awards.  There are countless awards held every year, both local and national covering all manner of genres. 864 more words

Book News

And the nominees are...

The longlist for the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize was announced today, following in the wake of last week’s controversial winner of the Carnegie medal.  Widely recognised as a much gentler selection than panellists have chosen in recent years, highlights include Francesca Simon’s fanciful… 230 more words

Book News

A Celebration of Falmouth Graduate's Successes in Childrens' Publishing

Last Wednesday saw our students, alumni and staff celebrating the successes of our recent graduates in the field of publishing for young audiences. Falmouth alumni whose books were on sale during the evening included amongst others: 108 more words