Every year Leicester Libraries Neighbourhood Services, Whatever it Takes and Creative Learning Services will be joining forces to bring you this much-loved city initiative.
Our Best Book aims to...
Inspire and motivate children in Year 5 to be active readers
Develop and support reading for pleasure
Develop awareness of new titles/authors
Provide schools with multiple copies of great, accessible books
SJS have received:
1 copy of each of the 15 long listed books
15 copies of the 5 short listed books (making a total of 90 new exciting books to stimulate reading)
This will also include:
Book Talking sessions (via video) to promote the award/books/reading by Neighbourhood Services: Leicester libraries and Creative Learning Services.
School participation at the online Award Event in June – to see presentation of awards.