Bonnier imprint Hot Key Books is encouraging readers to #feedyourfire with a food-focussed campaign to mark the release of Elizabeth Acevedo's latest novel With The Fire On... Read more
A number of literary prizes were awarded this week, while independent bookshops across the country celebrated Independent Bookshop Week.
The Dominican-American writer Elizabeth Acevedo is the first author of colour to be awarded the Carnegie Medal—and she says pupils seeking greater representation spurred her... Read more
US poet Elizabeth Acevedo has won this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal for her verse novel, The Poet X (Egmont/Electric Monkey), while Jackie Morris scooped the... Read more
Three out of the eight books shortlisted for this year’s Carnegie Medal are verse novels, while Jon Klassen is in the running to win his... Read more