Voting as a Parent or Guardian


The Bookbug Picture Book Prize is a project delivered by Scottish Book Trust celebrating the very best Scottish picture books and encouraging reading for pleasure in homes, nurseries, primary schools and libraries across the country. The winning picture book is voted for entirely by children across Scotland.

This year, we are delighted to open up online voting to parents and guardians who would like their children to be involved in this exciting vote to determine the winning book.

Key Dates

9 August 2017: Shortlist announced

8 December 2017: Voting deadline

15 January 2018: Winner announced

The voting deadline has now passed!

If you cast your votes online by the deadline, you will be emailed a link to our announcement video featuring the winning author on 15 January 2018!