1932: Book tokens
went on sale in Britain for the first time.
The quartet of Scott Kirley, Patrick Gaffney, Orla Reilly and Sonny Kinnear from the Coatbridge school topped the leaderboard at the final, winning a trophy and book tokens
As well as having her poem on show in the marketing suite, Tanishka won a PS25 book token
, while the runners-up were presented with PS10 book tokens
Thanks to National Book Tokens
, publishers and booksellers, World Book Day, in partnership with schools, will be distributing more than 15 million PS1 World Book Day tokens.
will be given to children so they can purchase PS1 books from a selected list of titles.
From late February, PS1 book tokens
will be given to children in nurseries and schools which they can use to claim a free World Book Day title from participating bookshops and supermarkets from February 26 to March 25.
There are some great prizes to be won, including Reading Cloud subscriptions from Microlibrarian and 80[pounds sterling] of book tokens
from National Book Tokens
The majority of schools, nurseries, and colleges around the UK will be taking part, whether by handing out book tokens
, putting on fantastically book themed days using World Book Day Resources, or having fancy dress days dedicated to favourite literary characters.
by Miranda Hart National Book Tokens
Children's Book of the Year Ratburger by David Walliams WHSmith Food & Drink Book of the Year The Hairy Dieters by Si King & Dave Myers Audiobook of the Year The Woman Who Went to Bed for a Year by Sue Townsend, read by Caroline Quentin Waterstones UK Author of the Year Bring Up The Bodies by Hilary Mantel Crime Book of the Year available on iBookstore A Wanted Man by Lee Child Google Play International Author of the Year The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey New Writer of the Year The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
PETER NADAS has been heavily backed to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, which, this year, is pounds 50 in book tokens
and a thesaurus.
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Winners of the adult and the under-18 sections will each get pounds 50 in book tokens
, thanks to Welsh Book Council.