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Mairi Hedderwick and Susan Morton holding their trophies

Scottish Book Trust Awards: Award Event Video

Catch up on all the excitement at our event honouring the inaugural winners of the Scottish Book Trust Awards

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Mairi Hedderwick

Outstanding Achievement: Mairi Hedderwick

We are delighted to announce the winner of our inaugural Scottish Book Trust Outstanding Achievement Award, Mairi Hedderwic

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Susan Morton Winner

Learning Professional: Susan Morton

We are delighted to introduce you to the winner of our inaugural Scottish Book Trust Learning Professional Award, Susan Morton

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Teens with shortlisted books

And the Scottish Teenage Book Prize Winner is...

Find out which book from our fantastic shortlist received the most votes!

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Children drawing with shortlist

And the Bookbug Picture Book Prize Winner is...

Find out which book from our fantastic shortlist received the most votes!

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Scottish Children's Book Awards

The Scottish Children’s Book Awards have been run by Scottish Book Trust since 2006.

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Author and illustrator Nick Hesketh

Quick and Easy Creative Writing Exercises for the Classroom

In the final video of this series on teaching creative writing, Nick Hesketh suggests some fun games and activities.

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Author and illustrator Nick Hesketh

Writing is Rewriting: The Importance of Editing in Creative Writing

In this video, Nick explains how pupils can go about editing their stories

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Author and illustrator Nick Hesketh

Teaching Dialogue and How to End a Story

Dialogue and endings feature in this sixth part of our How To Teach Creative Writing series

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Author and illustrator Nick Hesketh

The Importance of Word Choice in Creative Writing

Nick Hesketh explores how to increase children's understanding of strong word choice in creative writing

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