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Introducing

MUSIC TO MAKE FRIENDS BY


This autobiographical love letter to all things rock and pop is out in April 2019

as part of the Quick Reads series in Wales.

Anyone who has ever stuck a pencil into the middle of a cassette tape should read it.  Anyone who hasn't, should read it too.

And it only costs a QUID.

Now THAT is a GOOD DEAL ;)


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CONGRATULATIONS

to M.A Bennett

for winning

The Warwickshire 

Secondary Book Award 2019

with S.T.A.G.S.


It was lovely to meet her and the other shortlisted authors 

in Warwick!



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CONGRATULATIONS 

to Tamsin Winter

for winning 

The Brilliant Book 

Award 2019

with

Being Miss Nobody


I was very chuffed to be 

with her on the shortlist :)

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THE NEAREST FARAWAY PLACE

is the winner of 

The Tir na n-Og 

English-language Prize 2018

This award is given to an English-language book with an authentic Welsh background.

I am so very very honoured and delighted.

Diolch yn fawr!

Read more on my blog.


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I am very delighted to have received the 

Mal Peet Children's 

Book Award 2017

for the

The Nearest Faraway Place.


Please visit my blog for more details.


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The Nearest Faraway Place 

has won 

The Staffordshire Young Teen Fiction Award 2018.


Thank you to all involved.