Books are my Bag Readers Awards 2020

BOOKS ARE MY BAG is a nationwide campaign run by the Booksellers Association to celebrate bookshops.

Every year over a thousand bookshops around the country take part in Bookshop Day by holding special events, creating bespoke window displays and more. The BAMB Readers Awards are the only awards curated by bookshops and voted for by booklovers.

The winner's are:-

Children's Fiction

The Highland Falcon Thief by M.G. Leonard & Sam Sedgman, illustrated by Elisa Paganelli (Macmillan Children's Books) ISBN: 978-1529013061

Young Adult Fiction

Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron (Bloomsbury)ISBN: 978-1526621979

Poetry

Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright: An Animal Poem for Every Day of the Year by Britta Teckentrup and Fiona Waters (Nosy Crow)ISBN: 978-1788005678

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