In 2008, the Heart of Hawick Children’s Book Award went to ‘You’re a Bad Man, Mr Gum’ by Andy Stanton.
The Children’s Book Review Award went to Drumlanrig St Cuthbert's Primary School.
Author Andy Stanton sent this message to his readers in Hawick before the award ceremony:
More author messages from 2008 and...
...the Award Ceremony was hosted by Denholm’s very own singer-songwriter Ainslie Henderson! Click here for lots of great pics.