Explore the amazing books that won the awards in 2022!

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A glorious celebration of the very best the world of children’s writing has to offer. Be part of the story.

About the awards

Learning opportunities

Highlighting the best books to use in the classroom to create outstanding and unforgettable lessons.

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Meet the judges

Selected by a panel of judges including well-loved authors and literacy experts.

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How do I enter?

This year's entries are now closed – thank you to all who entered.

When are the winners announced?

The winners have now been announced! View them via the 'Winners' tab.

Mark Bradley


I’m beyond thrilled that Bumble & Snug & The Angry Pirates has been shortlisted for the @TeachPrimary Book Awards in KS1! Anyone following knows how passionate I am about comics in education, so I’m absolutely over the moon to be on this stellar list! #TeachPrimaryBookAwards

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Christopher Edge


So thrilled to see ESCAPE ROOM shortlisted for the #TeachPrimaryBookAwards alongside these other brilliant titles. Huge thanks @TeachPrimary and especial thanks to all the teachers, TAs and school librarians who help to inspire a love of reading. @NosyCrow

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Rashmi Sirdeshpande


Over the MOON to see GOOD NEWS on the @TeachPrimary Book Awards Non-fiction Shortlist! Such a strong list too! And I’ve got SO much love for Teach Primary! ?? @HachetteKids @wrenandrookbook #AdamHayes

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Dr Joan Haig


What a dazzling shortlist - congratulations all ? And what a privilege, treat and challenge to be included as a #judge in the final round! #TeachPrimaryBookAwards #BookAwards2022 #AmReading

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Hilary McKay


Absolute joy to have The Swallows' Flight on this short list and in company with such a amazing collection of books. Thanks so much @TeachPrimary

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Steph alittlebutalot


I am HONOURED to be on the judging panel for the @TeachPrimary book awards! Can’t wait to dive into all of the amazing shortlisted books! ?

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