Portsmouth Book Award Launch

Book Week at Mayville got off to a flying start with the launch of Portsmouth Book Award. David Percival from Portsmouth School Library Service unveiled the four novels, Boy 87 by Ele Fountain,The Survival Game by Nicky Singer, Boy Meets Hamster by Birdie Milano, and Below Zero by Dan Smith. Mayville is one of 12 schools in the city taking part in the event which culminates in pupils debating their views on which author should win the award at an event at the Kings Theatre in April. The final result will be announced in June.