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Cowgirl shortlisted for a UKLA Book Award

Posted by Tom on Mar 13, 2015

Cowgirl, the debut novel by G. R. Gemin, has been shortlisted for a UKLA Book Award in the 7-11 category. The three winners of the awards will be announced on July 10th during the 51st UKLA International Conference, and you can read the full shortlists here.

Five Stars for Snow White by Nosy Crow in The Guardian

Posted by Tom on Mar 13, 2015

The Guardian have awarded five stars to our new fairytale app, Snow White by Nosy Crow. Of the app, Stuart Dredge writes, “It tells a familiar story in a beguiling new way that never prioritises digital gimmickry over reading and storytelling.” You can read the full review here.

Nosy Crow shortlisted for two Bookseller Industry Awards

Posted by Tom on Mar 13, 2015

Nosy Crow has been shortlisted in two categories of the 2015 Bookseller Industry Awards. We’ve been shortlisted for the Children’s Publisher of the Year Award and the Independent Publisher of the Year Award (the only children’s publisher to be shortlisted in this category). The full shortlists can be found here.

Snow White by Nosy Crow receives an Editor's Choice Award

Posted by Tom on Mar 12, 2015

Snow White by Nosy Crow, the fifth fairytale app in the award-winning series, has received the Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Award. Warren Buckleitner writes of the app, “The masters of digital storytelling at Nosy Crow have cleverly ushered another classic fairy tale into the tablet age … Nobody can make a story flow like Nosy Crow”. You can read the full review here.

The Spy Who Loved School Dinners wins the Blue Peter Book Award

Posted by Tom on Mar 05, 2015

The Spy Who Loved School Dinners, written by Pamela Butchart and illustrated by Thomas Flintham, has won the Blue Peter Book Award in the Best Story category! The award, now in its fifteenth year, was decided by more than 200 children from ten schools across the UK. You can read more here.

Nosy Crow wins two IPG Independent Publishing Awards

Posted by Tom on Mar 05, 2015

Nosy Crow has won two 2015 IPG Independent Publishing Awards! We’ve won the Nielsen Digital Marketing Award, and IPG Young Independent Publisher of the Year Award, for Nosy Crow’s business development manager Tom Bonnick. You can read the full list of winners here.

Boys, left to their own devices

Posted by Tom on Feb 19, 2015

Nosy Crow’s Business Development Manager Tom Bonnick has written for FutureBook on boys and reading, print and digital, and the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. You can read the piece here.

Nosy Crow shortlisted for three IPG Independent Publishing Awards

Posted by Tom on Feb 18, 2015

Nosy Crow has been shortlisted in three categories of the 2015 IPG Independent Publishing Awards. We’ve been shortlisted for the IPG Children’s Publisher of the Year, the Ingram Content Group Digital Publishing Award, and the Nielsen Digital Marketing Award. Nosy Crow’s Business Development Manager Tom Bonnick has also been shortlisted in the IPG Young Independent Publisher of the Year category. The full shortlists and judges comments are available here.

Cowgirl shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize

Posted by Tom on Feb 12, 2015

Cowgirl, the debut novel by G. R. Gemin, has been shortlisted in the books for 5-12 year-olds category of the 2015 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. The winners will be announced on March 26 and you can read the full shortlists here.