UKLA 2013 Award Winners
UKLA HONOURS ACADEMIC TEXTS
Unique, distinctive, stunning, inspirational – these are just some of the overwhelmingly enthusiastic comments made by the panel about the winner of the 2013 UKLA Academic Book Award.
The winner, announced a the gala dinner of the 49th UKLA International Conference at Liverpool Hope University July 5th-7th is:
Children’s Picturebooks: The art of visual storytelling by Martin Salisbury and Morag Styles, Laurence King Publishing.
The winners received their award at the gala on July 6th.
This award is presented every two years for recently published academic text about the teaching of English for teachers, students, consultants or HE tutors. Lynda Graham, panel chair, said: The quality of books submitted by publishers this year is exceptionally high. The panel looks for books that make a lasting, significant contribution to the teaching of English.
The panel also highly commends the ‘beautifully written, inspirational’ Writing voices: Creating Communities of Writers by Teresa Cremin and Debra Myhill, Published by Routledge. Read more about this Award