Ceremony honors licensed brands including We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, Beast Quest and more.
The inaugural Creativity Across Media: Entertainment & Originality Awards took place at Soho House in London, Wednesday, showcasing a host of licensed publishing brands.
The CAMEOs are a collaboration between London Book & Screen Week, taking place March 13-19, and the Publishers Association to recognize the role books play within the creative industries as an inspiration for plays, film, television and games.
The inaugural award winners include:
- Book to Film–45 Years (Book original In Another Country by David Constantine)
- Book to TV–We’re Going on a Bear Hunt (Book original by Michael Rosen)
- Book to Game–Beast Quest (Book original by Adam Blade)
- Book to Stage–Hetty Feather (Book original by Jacqueline Wilson)
The awards were presented by David Nicholls, the author of One Day and Starter For Ten.