Wednesday, March 07, 2007

Galaxy British Book Awards

Shortlists are available for the Galaxy British Book Awards, aka the Nibbles.

Here are the nominations for Children's Book of the Year:
  • The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, by John Boyne
  • Flanimals of the Deep, by Ricky Gervais (Ooh! I love the Flanimals.)
  • Horrid Henry and the Football Fiend, by Francesca Simon
  • The Incredible Book Eating Boy, by Oliver Jeffers
  • Peter Pan in Scarlet, by Geraldine McCaughrean
  • Wintersmith, by Terry Pratchett

That's quite a diverse set of titles.

News via the Independent.