Fri, 11/01/2013 - 07:00
Walker Books and Scholastic have picked up two nominations each in the shortlists for the 2013 Blue Peter Book Awards.
Children's publisher Walker Books garnered both of their nominations in the best story category, with Hero on a Bicycle by Shirley Hughes and The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas by David Almond,...
Fri, 21/09/2012 - 08:20
Books by Francesca Simon, Anthony Horowitz, Shirley Hughes and Lauren Child will be included in 2013's World Book Day offering, with director Kirsten Grant saying the literacy initiative is planning to create £1m worth of book sales.
Grant, who was appointed in 2011, said organisers were aiming for 1.2 million of the WBD...