This year, to celebrate 20 years of brilliant children’s books, Blue Peter asked the au...
Taking the top spot of Best Book with Facts is Rise Up: Ordinary Kids with Extraordinar...
Blue Peter Book Awards 2021
Since 2000, the enormously popular and influential Blue Peter Book Awards have been recognising and celebrating the best authors, the most creative illustrators and the greatest reads for children.
- For updates on this year's Awards, check back on this page; or follow @BookTrust on Twitter
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- ⭐ Calling all primary schools! ⭐ The Blue Peter Book Awards are coming back and we need your help choosing the winners! Could your students pick Best Story and Best Book With Facts? Find out how to apply to be a judging school here: https://t.co/VJOoKTxr3Z #BPBA @cbbc https://t.co/wSpuMMSQhS 48 days ago
- You say #BlueMonday, we think... #BluePeterBookAwards! We're so excited to see which titles win this year - find out all about the shortlists here: https://t.co/vGztuYJBev #BPBA https://t.co/8gLTIfXegH 282 days ago
Waterstones Children's Laureate
Find out everything that's going on with the 11th Waterstones Children's Laureate, Cressida Cowell, as she takes on the job from 2019-22.
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