AUTHOR INTERVIEWS

  • Benji Davies Benji Davies

    THE GROTLYN

    HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    BENJI DAVIES's picture books put children at the centre of appealing, natural landscapes - hunting a whale in The Storm Whale or exploring boxes in On Sudden Hill.

    His latest...

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  • Lucy Adlington Lucy Adlington

    THE RED RIBBON

    HOT KEY BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    Inspired by the true stories of women who worked in the Auschwitz sewing workshop, Lucy Adlington's The Red Ribbon is a powerful story for young adults and adults alike about friendship, hope...

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  • Frances Hardinge Frances Hardinge

    A SKINFUL OF SHADOWS

    MACMILLAN CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    Costa Award-winning author Frances Hardinge's latest novel, A Skinful of Shadows, takes us back to the time of the English Civil War (1642-1651), and the destruction of the...

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  • E. Lockhart E. Lockhart

    GENUINE FRAUD

    HOT KEY BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    GENUINE FRAUD, the new pschological thriller from bestselling author E.Lockhart ('We Were Liars'), takes us from the end of a story through to the beginning, with a runaway heiress, an intense...

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  • Rob Biddulph Rob Biddulph

    KEVIN

    HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    Bestselling picture book creator ROB BIDDULPH has turned to imaginary friends for his latest book, KEVIN, in which a young boy, Sid Gibbons, discovers that his imaginary friend Kevin is...

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  • Sally Nicholls Sally Nicholls

    THINGS A BRIGHT GIRL CAN DO

    ANDERSEN PRESS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    SALLY NICHOLLS's latest novel, Things a Bright Girl Can Do, is set at the turn of the twentieth century, a time when women had no vote and limited freedom or opportunities....

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  • Cressida Cowell Cressida Cowell

    THE WIZARDS OF ONCE

    HODDER CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    CRESSIDA COWELL knew that her bestselling How to Train Your Dragon series would be a hard act to follow but her new series, beginning with the powerful and richly-layered THE...

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  • Sif Sigmarsdottir Sif Sigmarsdottir

    I AM TRAITOR

    HODDER CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    SEPTEMBER 2017


    I AM TRAITOR is the startling English debut of bestselling Icelandic writer Sif Sigmasdottir which, through its setting of space and alien abduction, explores survival, resiliance and...

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