Warwickshire Schools Library Service Supporting reading and learning in schools
September 2020

Warwickshire Year 9 Book Award 2020- THE SHORTLIST

We had another fantastic longlist of books for the W9BA book award this year and we would like to thank all the longlisted authors for their support. Students from across Warwickshire have been taking part in 'Speed Shortlisting' events at their schools. We are delighted to reveal that they have chosen the following shortlist:

    Summerland by Lucy Adlington 

    Bearmouth by Liz Hyder  

    That Asian Kid by Savita Kalhan  

    Run Rebel by Manjeet Mann 

Students are now reading the 4 shortlisted books and will vote for their favourite in early December 2020.

Want to find out more about the shortlisted books? We are delighted to share with you these wonderful introductory videos from the authors, which includes a reading of a short extract from their books....just click on each author below to view the videos!

You can borrow these titles from Warwickshire Libraries through their Click and Collect service or as eBooks via Borrowbox. Happy Reading!

If you would like more information about our book awards or any information about our service, please get in touch at schoolslibraryservice@warwickshire.gov.uk