Kwame Alexander Author Visit Prize Draw

27 June 2019 Share

BookTrust is excited to offer secondary schools the chance to win a visit from Kwame Alexander (The Crossover), and a copy of this brilliant verse novel for every student, when they sign up to Bookbuzz. Kwame Alexander Encouraging Year 7 and 8 students to spend more time readin

BookTrust is excited to offer secondary schools the chance to win a visit from Kwame Alexander (The Crossover), and a copy of this brilliant verse novel for every student, when they sign up to Bookbuzz.

Kwame Alexander

Encouraging Year 7 and 8 students to spend more time reading for pleasure, BookTrust’s Bookbuzz is a reading programme gets students excited about reading. It supports them in developing their identity as a reader and discovering the value of book ownership. Bookbuzz gives every student the chance to choose a book to keep from a range of titles and supports teachers and librarians with practical resources to build a buzz about reading in their school.

This exciting prize draw will give one lucky school the chance to enhance their students’ Bookbuzz experience and find out more about The Crossover straight from the author. Kwame Alexander is an innovative and incredibly exciting author of many novels and poems, often experimenting with formats and genres. Students will get the chance to ask Kwame about his writing, the inspiration behind his stories and share in his love for books!

As well as The Crossover by Kwame Alexander, Bookbuzz offers a range of seventeen books of a variety of genres and interests, with everything from spooky thrillers to interesting non-fiction about the world’s animals.

‘Giving students a free book, at the beginning of their first year in a new school, is a wonderful way to start.’Claire Friedli, Librarian, Carterton Community College

To be in with a chance of winning this great prize, schools must sign up to Bookbuzz for £3 per student by Thursday 4 July 2019.

Visit booktrust.org.uk/bookbuzz  to find out more!

 

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