Warwickshire Schools Library Service Supporting reading and learning in schools
September 2022

Launching the Warwickshire Teen Book Award 2022!

We are really pleased to announce the LONGLIST for the Warwickshire Teen Book Award 2022. Congratulations to all the authors.

Teen book award 2022This book award runs throughout the Autumn term 2022 and is aimed at students in Year 9 and above. Students will take part in Speed Shortlisting events towards the end of September. They vote for the 4 books that they want to see on the final shortlist. The shortlist is announced in early October and students have the following few months to read the 4 books. They vote for their winner in December 2022. The eight books chosen for the longlist are as follows:

  • Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé
  • Only On The Weekends by Dean Atta
  • The Upper World by Femi Fadugba
  • Green Rising by Lauren James
  • Tremendous Things by Susin Nielsen
  • The Blue Book of Nebo by Manon Steffan Ros
  • The Outlaws Scarlett & Browne by Jonathan Stroud
  • Hotel Magnifique by Emily J. Taylor

For more information or if you would like to take part, please contact schoolslibraryservice@warwickshire.gov.uk