Tagged: Branford Boase Award

Twenty years of the Branford Boase Award

Julia Eccleshare reflects on two decades of the Branford Boase Award—the only award to recognise both author and editor. Read more

A family affair

Julia Eccleshare, chair of the Branford Boase Award judging panel, shares what this year's submissions can tell us about current trends in children's fiction publishing.... Read more

Murray and Horslen win Branford Boase Award

Author Struan Murray and his editor Ben Horslen have won the 2021 Branford Boase Award for Outstanding Debut Novel for children.  Read more

Books from Odedina, Hill and Walker on Branford Boase longlist

This year's Branford Boase Award, the lengthiest longlist in the award's history, sees last year's winning editor Sarah Odedina in the running again, with her... Read more

Hyder and Odedina win Branford Boase Award

Liz Hyder has won this year's Branford Boase Award for her "outstanding" children's debut novel, Bearmouth, sharing the prize with her editor Sarah Odedina, who is editor-at-large at... Read more

Pushkin makes first appearance on Branford Boase Award shortlist

This year's Branford Boase Award shortlist has been announced, featuring a first-ever entry from Pushkin Press and multiple titles from Puffin. Read more

Branford Boase Award longlist revealed

The longlist for the 2020 Branford Boase award has been revealed, featuring literary agent and author Sam Copeland’s Charlie Changes into a Chicken (Puffin), YA writer Holly Jackson’s... Read more

Pictures of the week

Profile, Canongate and Ladybird celebrate their 2019 autumn lists in this week's pictures round-up, while The Mainstreet Trading Company sports a Gruffalo-inspired window illustration. Read more

Usborne dominates Branford Boase shortlist

Usborne publishes four of the seven titles on the shortlist for this year’s Branford Boase Award for a debut novelist and their editor, including titles by Sophie... Read more

Johnson and Usborne scoop Branford Boase Award

Mitch Johnson and his editors Rebecca Hill and Becky Walker have won this year’s Branford Boase Award with Kick.... Read more

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