UKLA Academic Book Award News

UKLA announces the ​winner of the UKLA Academic Book Award 2019

Monday, April 01, 2019

UKLA recognises the best in literacy education publications

UKLA is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2019 Academic Book Award

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

The five books selected for the shortlist all make unique contributions to the field. Two are edited collections: Arizpe & Cliff Hodges and Daly & Limbrick both explore, in very different ways, the centrality of reading in young people’s lives across a range of countries.

2018 Academic Book Award Winner Announced!

Monday, April 30, 2018

UKLA is delighted to announce that the winner of the 2018 Academic Book Award is...

The Progress in International Reading Literacy Study PIRLS 2016: a cautionary tale by Margaret Clark

Thursday, March 22, 2018

We're grateful to Margaret Clark and the Education Journal for allowing us to re-produce this article on The Progress in International Reading Literacy Study PIRLS 2016

UKLA announces the shortlist for the Academic Book Award 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The four books selected for the shortlist all make distinctive and very different contributions to the field. Subjects include: film, storytelling, writer identity and digital media.

UKLA Life Time Achievement Award

Monday, January 22, 2018

​On 20 November 2017, colleagues, friends, admirers and family gathered to celebrate the immense contribution Margaret Meek has made both nationally and internationally to the advancement of language, literacy and literature education.

2017 Academic Book Award Winner Announced!

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

UKLA is delighted to announce the winner of the 2017 Academic Book Award

UKLA announces the shortlist for the 2017 Academic Book Award

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The four books selected for the shortlist all make distinctive and very different contributions to the field. Their subjects include linguistics, multilingualism in the early years, reading development and teaching, and guiding reading and developing comprehension.

UKLA is delighted to announce the winner of the 2016 Academic Book Award

Thursday, April 14, 2016

​UKLA is delighted to announce the winner of the 2016 Academic Book Award is: Researching Literacy Lives: Building communities between home and school by Teresa Cremin, Marilyn Mottram, Fiona Collins, Sacha Powell and Rose Drury (Routledge).

Shortlist announced: UKLA Academic Book Award 2016

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

UKLA is delighted to announce the shortlist for the UKLA Academic Book Award 2016

Winners announced: UKLA Academic Book Award 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

The winner and highly commended authors are announced today for the UKLA Academic Book Award 2015.

Shortlist announced: UKLA Academic Book Award 2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Publishers submitted an unprecedented number of books for the prestigious UKLA Academic Book Award 2015

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