JK Rowling Nominated for Children's Choice Book AwardJ.K. Rowling
Author J.K. Rowling has been nominated for an award given by the Children’s Book Council. The School Library Journal reports that Jo is nominated for her book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows as a “2007 Author of the Year” along with Anthony Horowitz (Snakehead), Rick Riordan (Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Titan’s Curse), Jeff Kinney (Diary of Wimpy Kid), and Erin Hunter (Warriors, Powers of Three: The Sight). Voting is open to students now until May 4 via this link, with the winners due to be announced at a special Children’s Book Week gala May 13. You can read more about the Children’s Book Council here.