Ross Mackenzie

Taking part in the Scottish Children's Book Awards presents you with some wonderful opportunities for creative learning, and these resources are the perfect guide for any teacher or librarian looking to explore the books in the Younger Readers Category (8-11 yrs). Inside you'll find activities to help your pupils create a buzz about the shortlist, as well as creative activities based on the books and a guide to writing the perfect review for our review competition.

Ross MacKenzie won a Scottish Children's Book Award in 2011 for this thrilling tale of a boy caught up in a mysterious world on the other side of sleep.