YLG East Midlands CKG Choices Day

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Mon, 18th Sep 2017 - 9:45am to 2:30pm

Invitation to colleagues in Libraries and Schools in the East Midlands to join us to talk about our short list for these prestigious book awards

More information about the awards can be found at www.carnegiegreenawayawards.org.uk

To reserve your place or to find out more about the event please contact: EMYLG Chair Steve Powell steve.powell@inspireculture.org.uk


9.45am Registration, Coffee & Introductions

10.00am General Book Discussion:


  • I’m Going to Eat this Ant – Chris Naylor-Ballesteros
  • Sunk! – Rob Biddulph
  • The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors – Drew Daywalt
  • I Can Only Draw Worms – Will Mabbitt
  • Penguin Problems – Jory John
  • Wild Animals of the South – Dieter Braun
  • Rapunzel – Bethan Woolvin
  • Grandad’s Secret Giant – David Litchfield


  • The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas
  • The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr
  • Margot & Me – Juno Dawson
  • The Song from Somewhere Else – A F Harrold
  • Optimists Die First – Susin Nielsen
  • The Explorer – Katherine Rundell
  • Indigo Donut – Patrice Lawrence
  • Cogheart – Peter Bunzl


12.00 – 12.45pm Lunch [Bring your own packed lunch!] and voting.

1.00pm ‘A Year in My Library’ - share a success story from your own Public or School library, and take away some fantastic new ideas to use in the future!

1.45pm Announcement of the EMYLG nominations

2.30pm Close

The Manor Academy

Park Hall Road Mansfield Woodhouse
NG19 8QA Mansfield

United Kingdom

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