A taste of what's happening around the country.
Public event for illustration as shortlist announced
The shortlist for the Klaus Flugge Prize, which recognises the most exciting newcomer to children's book illustration, will be announced at a public event at Foyles Charing Cross on Wednesday 17th May. Michael Foreman, Emily Gravett and Mini Grey will also lead discussions on picture book illustration.
Information book award shortlist announced
The School Library Association has announced the shortlist for the seventh annual SLA Information Book Award, covering themes from refugees and the Holocaust to the Great Fire of London and computing.