Our Peters Book of the Year Parties 2016

Over the past few months, you may have seen us write about our involvement in championing (and subsequently shadowing) the Junior Fiction category of the 2016 Peters Book Award- we definitely mentioned it a few times! The separate page we set up for our groups can still be viewed here , where it’ll remain for the foreseeable future.… Read More Our Peters Book of the Year Parties 2016

Books of the Year and Kids’ Lit Quiz!

Two exciting things happened in our office this week: Firstly, the Peters Book of the Year shortlists were announced (see them all here); both of our KS2 fiction discussion groups will be championing the event, reading all of the books on the junior fiction list and sharing them with their classes. We’ll be profiling their… Read More Books of the Year and Kids’ Lit Quiz!

A conference, a training day, an Author in residence and a Peters party!

The past five days will now be known as ‘the busiest week EVER, or at least the busiest week since the last time we claimed we were having an especially busy time.’ The madness began on Monday when two of team were at a training session coordinated by the Eastern Committee of the Youth Libraries Group (YLG). Entitled ‘Living Legends’,… Read More A conference, a training day, an Author in residence and a Peters party!