Tagged: Jenny Downham

Jenny Downham: 'Writing from the point of view of someone impulsive is enormously freeing'

Jenny Downham answers our questions about her latest YA novel, Furious Thing (David Fickling Books), which has been shortlisted for the YA Book Prize 2020.... Read more

Jackson, Blackman and Hardinge in the running for YA Book Prize 2020

Début author Holly Jackson is up against heavyweight names, including Malorie Blackman and Frances Hardinge, on the shortlist for the YA Book Prize 2020.... Read more

Jenny Downham | 'Female anger is often seen differently from male anger'

Jenny Downham’s new novel tackles the effect a controlling step-father has on a teenage girl. Read more

Downham and Wormell present at DFB showcase

Publisher David Fickling and authors including Jenny Downham and Chris Wormell presented some of David Fickling Books’ upcoming titles at a showcase in London.... Read more

Jenny Downham looks at women’s rage in new YA

David Fickling Books (DFB) has acquired world English rights to Furious Thing, a YA on the theme of women’s rage by Jenny Downham.... Read more

Indies strong on YA Book Prize shortlist

Independent publishers Bloomsbury Children’s and David Fickling Books are leading the shortlist for this year’s Bookseller’s YA Book Prize, run in association with book printer... Read more

DFB acquires new Downham novel

David Fickling Books (DFB) has acquired Jenny Downham’s third novel, titled Unbecoming. Fickling, who published Downham’s first two novels while running DFB as an imprint... Read more

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