It’s OCTOBER! How did that happen? Three weeks until half term and then…no, we won’t discuss Christmas just yet! This week’s Friday Reads post is special for two reasons: There are double the usual suggestions (we didn’t post last week, so we’re in catch-up mode) and, Some of the books we recommend are now linked… Read More Friday Reads- now with links to your local library catalogue!
We at SLS are so impressed- and are as shamelessly proud as if we’d won the award ourselves- for Steve Parker, local author of more than 300 non-fiction books, who has won a most prestigious award: the British Medical Association Board of Science Award for the Public Understanding of Science (phew!) with his book ‘Kill… Read More Wow, what a star!
How on EARTH is it 2014 already?! It seems like only yesterday that we were setting up this little blog but time has whizzed by and it’s nearly five months old- yikes! We’d like to thank everyone who has read and commented in this time- we hope you’ve been enjoying our posts as much as we’ve… Read More Happy New Year & an SLS Best-of!
We are extremely proud of Steve Parker, talented author and expert on science and nature, who has been working with us in several Norfolk schools this week, and who HAS JUST WON the School Library Association Information Book Award Children’s Choice, age 7-12 category, for Science Crazy, written with Raman Prinja. This is a great Award, giving long… Read More Friday Read #7: our very own prize winning author- hooray for Information Books!