The Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2023

Each year The Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize aims to inspire young people to read about science. The prize promotes and celebrates the writing of excellent, accessible books with a STEAM focus for readers under 14 years.

The shortlist is selected by The Royal Society however the winner is chosen via voting judging panels made up of young people drawn from school, library, and other youth groups around the UK. The Shortlist for The Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2023 will be announced in November. The winner will be announced in March 2024.

The 2023 Shortlist