London's richest annual
banquet of writers and ideas

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Children’s Poetry Prize

This years competition was themed 'stars' and was open to entrants between Year 3-4 and 5- 6.
The WINNERS of this year's competition can be found here and have been invited to read their poems at Little Bookniks, on 10th March 2013 at the Jewish Museum.

The first prize is a £40 book token, with £20 tokens for the runners-up.
Schools that send in more than 50 entries win book tokens of £50.

The 2012 competition was all about aliens. Below are the winners along with Lady Elaine Sacks, one of the judges.


Tablet Magazine celebrates Halban Publishers, "the best little publishing house in London", whose Motherland: Growing Up with the Holocaust by Rita Goldberg featured at this year's Jewish Book Week. Read more here and listen to the audio recording of the event here



The Jewish Book Week and Kings Place teams would love to hear your responses to this year's festival.


Watch Ruby Wax talking to Kathy Lette on how the mind works and why mindfulness can boost mental health at JBW14