Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton’s Football School: Where Football Explains the World has been selected for the shortlist of the Blue Peter Book Awards 2017 for the Best Book with Facts category. The shortlist contains three titles in total, with another three titles in the Best Story category.
The enormously popular and influential Blue Peter Book Awards have been recognising and celebrating the best authors, the most creative illustrators and the greatest reads for children since 2000.
The judges are Blue Peter editor Ewan Vinnicombe, Waterstones Children’s Book Buyer Florentyna Martin, Radio DJ Nihal Arthanayake and author and illustrator Sarah McIntyre.
Go to the Booktrust website here for more details.