Category Archive: Grampian Children’s Book Award

Filming, book recommendations and voting – Novelties Book Club – 18 March 2020

What a very busy Novelties Book Club on18 March. Beginning with votes for the Grampian Children’s Book Award 2020. There are so many good books!   Pupils continued filming their book trailer, inside and outside school. Novelties Book Club had a ball. And a pomegranate! Novelties Book Club pupils are planning lots of reading in …

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First Scene of Novelties Book Club Book Trailer – 4 March 2020

Novelties Book Club on 4 March was all about planning their book trailer. We borrowed a classroom for the first scene. Next  is the football/bullying scene. Which book?

Novelties Book Club and Grampian Children’s Book Award Shortlist 27 November 2019

Novelties Book Club pupils, at their meeting on 27 November, reviewed our Book Week Scotland events, discussed new Star Reader of the Month and got their hands on the Grampian Children’s Book Award shortlisted books. Pupils chose their first read and will give first impressions at the next meeting. Also at their meeting, posters to …

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Grampian Children’s Book Awards Ceremony 8 May 2019

Some of our Novelties Book Group attended The Grampian Children’s Book Award ceremony in Aberdeen, on Wednesday 8 May, with Mrs Toonen. This award is for best fiction book, judged by pupils in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray. The pupils read the shortlisted books and voted for their favourite and were able to meet several authors. …

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