Friday, October 29, 2010

Galaxy Awards - Children's Shortlist

The Galaxy National Book Awards shortlists have been announced. Here is the shortlist for the WH Smith Children's Book of the Year. From The Bookseller:

WH Smith Children's Book of the Year
The Great Hamster Massacre Katie Davies, illus Hannah Shaw (Simon and Schuster)
Monsters of Men Patrick Ness (Walker Books)
Mr Stink David Walliams (HarperCollins Childrens Books)
Shadow Michael Morpurgo (HarperCollins Childrens Books)
TimeRiders Alex Scarrow (Puffin)
Zog Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler (Alison Green Books)

The winners ... will be awarded on 10th November. The ceremony will be broadcast on More4 on 13th November, followed by five further tie-in shows in the run-up to Christmas.

1 comment:

  1. Ooh, what an interesting mix! I can't believe I still haven't read my copy of Monsters of Men.