About The Awards

How to vote

We hope you will join us and be part of the Booktrust Best Book Awards with Amazon Kindle. It couldn't be easier – and it's FREE! Here's what you need to do:


Register to take part in the Awards to ensure you receive your free resources.


Shortlisted books announced - don't forget to order your copies from your chosen retailer. You will receive your free Booktrust Best Book Awards packs, which include everything you need to make your life easier: plot synopses, discussion questions, activity suggestions, and bookmarks, stickers, posters and certificates.

March - June

Get involved. Read the shortlisted books. Access fun ideas and classroom activities. Upload your own book reviews and videos to the website and of course vote for your winners!

June - July

Children's Book Week 2014 runs from 30 June – 4 July and will be the culmination of months of fun and hard work. During Children's Book Week, we'll be hosting the Booktrust Best Books Bash and 2 July, and you're invited.