Category: Little Rebels News

  • The winning little rebel is coming out soon…!

    The winner of the Little Rebels Award will be announced on May 10th at the 2014 London Radical Bookfair. This year, the Alliance of Radical Booksellers are joining forces with the Alternative Press Fair and taking over all 3 floors of the Bishopsgate Institute, London EC2M 4QH. This is a free event, open to all. […]

  • The Little Rebels Have Come Out!

    We are delighted to bring you the 2014 shortlist for the Little Rebels Award (for titles published in 2013). The winner will be announced at the London Radical Bookfair on May 10th 2014. Any of the shortlisted books can be bought from the not-for-profit, indie bookseller Letterbox Library. This award is run voluntarily and unfunded by Letterbox […]

  • Stompity Stomp! The Little Rebels Shortlist Will Be Announced Soon!

    …We can hear the stompity stomp of little feet. We’re very excited to bring you the news that this year’s shortlist for the Little Rebels Award for Radical Children’s Fiction will be announced this Saturday! Housmans, London’s oldest radical bookshop, will be hosting a special event at 6.30pm, Saturday 29th March. The shortlist will be announced following a […]

  • Entries are now closed!

    Entries are now closed for the Alliance of Radical Booksellers’ Little Rebels Children’s Book Award. Now in its 2nd year, enthusiasm for and curiousity in the award remains at a high. We have had some super-wonderful 2013 books sent in by publishers, from the big children’s publishing houses to the smaller indies out there- a quite fantastic […]

  • Entries for the 2014 Prize are Now Open!

    The Alliance of Radical Booksellers (ARB) is delighted to announce that the Little Rebels Children’s Book Award is back for its 2nd year. Submissions are now open; the closing date for nominations is January 13th 2014. You can find full details about nominations here: submitting a book . This year, Kim Reynolds, author of Radical Children’s Literature (Palgrave MacMillan: […]

  • Sarah Garland Wins the Inaugural Little Rebels Children’s Book Award

    We’re delighted to announce that Sarah Garland has won the first ever Little Rebels Children’s Book Award for her book, ‘Azzi In Between’, published by Frances Lincoln. The announcement was made

  • The Little Rebels Have Come Out To Play…!

    In a mere 2 days, the winner of the Little Rebels Children’s Book Award 2013 will be announced. The award ceremony will take place this Saturday (11th May) at 4pm at the brand new, ARB London Radical Bookfair, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London. At 2pm,

  • The 2013 Little Rebels Shortlist is Announced!

    On behalf of the Alliance of Radical Booksellers, Letterbox Library is delighted to announce the four books shortlisted for the inaugural Little Rebels Children’s Book Award. The shortlist has been passed on to our guest judges, Elizabeth Laird and Wendy Cooling, who will be meeting this month. The winner will be announced at the first […]

  • Save The Whale, Save The Snail

    …and here it is! Ros Asquith’s superb artwork which will be awarded to our Little Rebels’ winner at the award ceremony/London Radical Bookfair on May 11th:

  • Ros Asquith’s Little Rebels

    Guardian cartoonist and children’s author/illustrator, Ros Asquith, has created an original illustration for the Little Rebels Award. A framed version will carry a roll call of names- and a copy will be given, alongside the prize money, to the winner each year. Ros has kindly donated her illustration to the award so a huge thanks to her for her support. […]

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