Bolton Children’s Fiction Award Ceremony 2017

A group of thirteen students from years 7-9 attended the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award ceremony at Bolton School on Thursday 6th July. The storyteller John Kirk compared the event and all the students listened to a question and answer session with the authors...

Kate Greenaway Winner

Over the past few weeks we have been shadowing the Kate Greenaway Award which is for outstanding illustrations in a children’s book. Chris Riddell won the award this year with ‘The Sleeper and the Spindle.’ One student commented: “I enjoyed doing it. We met each...

Bolton Children’s Fiction Award 2015

The Winner – Thirteen by Tom Hoyle Niamh Year 7 I really enjoyed the day. It truly is a wonderful thing to take part in. I loved the experience and will certainly be taking part again. Listening to the authors talk was very beneficial as they inspired me to write and...