Debut Novel Earns Record Designer Top Book Prize

A news page designer at the Daily Record is among three winners at this year's Scottish Children's Book Awards.

Ross MacKenzie took the Younger Readers category (for eight-to-11 year-olds) with his debut novel, Zac and the Dream Pirates.

Writes Stephen Stewart, some 23,000 children voted for their favourite books, with MacKenzie being awarded£3,000 for his win.