The 12 pupil judges for this year’s Hampshire Book Award attended a discussion and voting morning run by the School Library Service at Applemore College. They were joined by pupils from other local schools such as Toynbee and Romsey.
After some group discussions, voting finally took place. While the votes were counted all pupils took part in a quiz. Then the results were announced and the winning books is MY SISTER LIVES ON THE MANTLEPIECE by Annabel Pitcher.
All six shortlisted books are now available to borrow from the library.