Book Award in 2013

1, August, 2012

Solihull Children’s Book Award for 2013 is now being planned with a new shortlist of three. For news and information and to write reviews on the three new books go to our new award blog at Looking forward to seeing you there.



22, December, 2011

Your reviews for the shortlisted books are starting to come in – don’t forget to include the name of your school as there are prizes for the best reviews!

Hello and welcome

18, October, 2011

Welcome to the Solihull Children’s Book Award blog. This is the eighth year for the Award which is voted for by students in Years 5, 6, 7 and 8 in Solihull schools. I hope you enjoy writing reviews for the three shortlisted books – remember you could win a prize for this at the award ceremony at 2.00pm on 2nd April 2012. To send a review just click on the tab with your book title on it and post a review in the ‘Leave a reply’ box.

A big thank you to our sponsors Asda, who make the whole thing possible, and who have bought copies of the shortlist for all the maintained schools in Solihull.

The shortlist for the Solihull Children’s Book Award 2012 is:

Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis

Divine Freaks by Fiona Dunbar

Operation Eiffel Tower by Elen Caldecott

Get reading and I look forward to receiving your reviews.