Awesome Book Awards is a reading initiative for Schools across the South of the UK. 6 readers read 6 shortlisted books and then vote on their favourite book. The books are:

  • Elsetime by Eve McDonnell
  • Rumaysa by Radiya Hafiza
  • The Boy Who Made Everyone Laugh by Helen Rutter
  • The Valley of Lost Secrets by Lesley Parr
  • The Beast and the Bethany by Jack Meggitt-Phillips

Pennthorpe has chosen six Year 6 Readers who are now reaching the final stages of reading all 6 books and will soon vote on their favourite book. The votes from each participating school will be counted and the winning author will be announced in May.