SLA information book award

The School Library Association information book award shortlist of seven titles has been announced that are excellent additions to a primary school libraries and ideal for encouraging children to read non-fiction for pleasure as well as learning.

Children can join other schools, libraries, reading clubs and similar organisations in voting for their favourite book.

The voting form is on the School Library Association website ( and voting closes on 27th October 2018

Sets of the books can be ordered through the Schools Library Service (send us an email to for £65 or from your usual supplier.

The books are:

Under 7

Look I’m a Scientist by Various Authors

Proud to be Deaf by Ava, Lilli, Nick Beese and Romina

Rock Pool Secrets by Narelle Oliver


100 Things to Know About Food by Various Authors

Dinosaur Atlas by Anne Rooney and James Gilleard

Real-Life Mysteries – Can You Explain the Unexplained? by Susan Martineau and Vicky Barke

The Ways of the Wolf by Smriti Prasadam-Halls and Jonathan Woodward

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