Congratulations to Emily on the nomination. It's a very interesting and diverse list with some very impressive titles.
July 8 2018, 12:01am, The Sunday Times This exceptional young adult/crossover debut is the compelling, sharply observed story of a family in crisis told, in an understated narrative voice reminiscent of Mark Haddon or Harper Lee, by 13-year-old Lou, who is on the autism spectrum. This bright teenager, the object of
We are looking for a vibrant debut novel for young adults/ adults, a book set in today's multi-cultural Britain. Sharp dialogue, a story that's got the feel of here and now, the street and the city today. Atmosphere is important, both physical and psychological. It can be any city in
Congratulations to Emily ! They say that the Branford Boase is 'the one to watch' because it tends to find the best books of the year. Notes on my Family has been praised by a host of writers and bloggers. It's not surprising that it is on the long list
We've been sending out copies of our books to young reviewers and we've received some lively, engaged, honest, fun to read reviews from what I suspect are authors of the future. James asks some serious questions about skeletons when reviewing King Bones: I found King Bones exciting and fun. I