Little Bits of Sky by Sue Durrant has been longlisted for the 2017 Branford Boase Award. The shortlist will be announced on 9th May. You can read more about the award and the other longlisted books here. The Jam Doughnut that Ruined my Life by Mark Lowery has been shortlisted for the Children’s Book Award 2017. It’s the only national award for children’s books that is voted for entirely by children. Read more here.