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John Fardell wins the Scottish Children’s Book Awards!

14/03/2013 11:00:28

The Day Louis Got Eaten wins the Bookbug Readers (3-7 years) category of the SCBA!

Fardell looking over two children reading The Day Louis Got EatenWe are thrilled that John Fardell has won the Scottish Children's Book Award with his fantastic picture book The Day Louis Got Eaten! The award celebrates the best of Scottish writing and illustration for children and the winners are chosen by the children themselves. This year over 31,000 votes were cast by pupils!

John was presented with his award at a ceremony at Dundee's Caird Hall on World Book Day which was attended over 1,000 children.



Fardell presents The Day Louis Got EatenFardell signs books at the SCBA
All photographs taken by Rob McDougall, Photographer & Film Maker