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Sarah Crossan The Weight of Water

 

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Roddy Doyle A Greyhound of a Girl

 

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Sally Gardner Maggot Moon

 

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Nick Lake In Darkness

 

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Marcus Sedgwick Midwinterblood

 

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Dave Shelton A Boy and a Bear in a Boat

 

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Elizabeth Wein Code Name Verity

 

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Rebecca Cobb Lunchtime

 

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Emily Gravett Again!

 

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Chris Haughton Oh No, George!

 

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Chris Mould Pirates n Pistols

 

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Helen Oxenbury King Jack and the Dragon

 

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Levi Pinfold Black Dog

 

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Salvatore Rubbino Just Ducks!

 

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Listen

Listen to authors reading extracts from their books

     

Sarah Crossan The Weight of Water

 

Listen to Sarah read from The Weight of Water

     

Roddy Doyle A Greyhound of a Girl

 

Listen to Roddy read from A Greyhound of a Girl

     

Sally Gardner Maggot Moon

 

Listen to Sally read from Maggot Moon

     

Nick Lake In Darkness

 

Listen to Nick read from In Darkness

     

Marcus Sedgwick Midwinterblood

 

Listen to Marcus read from Midwinterblood

     

Dave Shelton A Boy and a Bear in a Boat

 

Listen to Dave read from A Boy and a Bear in a Boat

     

Elizabeth Wein Code Name Verity

 

Listen to Elizabeth read from Code Name Verity



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CILIP Carnegie Medal 2013 Shortlist

     

Sarah Crossan The Weight of Water

 

Sarah answers your questions

Read about Sarah Crossan


     

Roddy Doyle A Greyhound of a Girl

 

Roddy answers your questions

Read about Roddy Doyle


     

Sally Gardner Maggot Moon

 

Sally answers your questions

Read about Sally Gardner


     

Nick Lake In Darkness

 

Read about Nick Lake


     

R.J. Palacio Wonder

 

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Marcus Sedgwick Midwinterblood

 

Marcus answers your questions

Read about Marcus Sedgwick


     

Dave Shelton A Boy and a Bear in a Boat

 

Read about Dave Shelton


     

Elizabeth Wein Code Name Verity

 

Elizabeth answers your questions

Read about Elizabeth Wein




CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2013 Shortlist

     

Rebecca Cobb Lunchtime

 

Read about Rebecca Cobb

     

Emily Gravett Again!

 

Emily answers your questions

Read about Emily Gravett

     

Chris Haughton Oh No, George!

 

Read about Chris Haughton

     

Jon Klassen I Want My Hat Back

 

Read about Jon Klassen

     

Chris Mould Pirates n Pistols

 

Chris answers your questions

Read about Chris Mould

     

Helen Oxenbury King Jack and the Dragon

 

Read about Helen Oxenbury

     

Levi Pinfold Black Dog

 

Levi answers your questions

Read about Levi Pinfold

     

Salvatore Rubbino Just Ducks!

 

Read about Salvatore Rubbino

 

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