Category: 2019 prize

  • 2019 Little Rebels Award Ceremony

    The winner of the 2019 Little Rebels Award was announced at a special ceremony on July 10th at the beautiful Centre for Literacy in Primary Education in London. Catherine Johnson took home the prize for her middle grade book Freedom (Scholastic), a short, compelling historical novel in which Nat, a young boy enslaved on a […]

  • Catherine Johnson is the 2019 Little Rebels Award Winner

    The Alliance of Radical Booksellers is delighted to announce that FREEDOM by Catherine Johnson (Scholastic) has been crowned the winner of this year’s Little Rebels Award for Radical Children’s Fiction. A short historical novel, Freedom tells the story of Nat, a young boy enslaved on a Jamaican plantation, brought over to England in the late […]

  • The 2019 Little Rebels Award shortlist is here!

        We are delighted to unveil the 2019 Little Rebels Award shortlist! Read all about the shortlisted books here.  

  • Submissions for the 2019 award are closed.

    Look out for the shortlist announcement on Thursday 18th April!

  • Submissions are open for the 2019 Little Rebels Award

    Nominations for the 2019 Little Rebels Children’s Book Award are now open. On behalf on the Alliance of Radical Booksellers, we are pleased to announce that we are now inviting submissions for the 2019 Little Rebels Award. The Little Rebels Award celebrates children’s books for readers age 0-12 which promote social equality and social justice. […]