January 2020

Find out about children's book events taking place this January.


6 January: The Costa Book Awards category award winners are announced - will the Children's Book Award go to Jasbinder Bilan, Malorie Blackman, Nicholas Bowling or Jenny Downham? How could we possibly choose? The overall winner for Book of the Year will be announced on 28 January. 

Early January: The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (or Lollies) 2020 winners will be announced - which book will make you laugh the most? 

18 January: It's the day to celebrate our favourite bear, Winnie-the-Pooh! Celebrate Winnie-the-Pooh Day by dipping your hands into honey and reading your beloved bear tales...