Monday, 27 November 2017

School Library Association Information Book Awards 2017 - Winners Announced!

The Information Book awards are designed to support school libraries, reinforce the importance of non-fiction and highlight the high standard of resources available.  The winner of this year's SLA Information Book Awards are:

Survivors of the Holocaust by Kath Shackleton - overall winner.  A graphic novel telling the stories of real-life holocaust survivors. On our wish list!

Mind Your Head by Juno Dawson - Children's Choice winner.  A must have book for teenagers about their mental health.  This is available to borrow from the War Memorial Library.

In addition, the winner of the first Hachette Children's Group Award for Outstanding Contribution to Information Books 2017 is Nicola Davies.  You will find some of her books in the Discovery Library.

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