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The Girl Who Saved Christmas is out today

My new children’s book, The Girl Who Saved Christmas, is published today in hardback. And A Boy Called Christmas is out in paperback too.  You can order them from lots of online stores such as HiveWaterstones, WHSmith or Amazon. Or you can find it in your local bookshop. Merry Christmas!51hw64dflhl-_sx321_bo1204203200_51gle3qzt6l-_sx323_bo1204203200_

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Carnegie Medal nomination for A Boy Called Christmas

A Boy Called Christmas has been nominated for a CILIP Carnegie Medal 2017!51gle3qzt6l-_sx323_bo1204203200_

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Books Are My Bag

bambreadersawardlogocroppedReasons to Stay Alive is up for a Books Are My Bag Award. They are the only book awards with shortlists curated by bookshops. If you fancy winning  £100 National Book Tokens please vote for Reasons!

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Stephen Fry and Carey Mulligan are to narrate

51vghvo6dgl-_sl300_ 61q2jschk8l-_sl300_Stephen Fry and Carey Mulligan are narrating the audiobooks for A Boy called Christmas and The Girl Who Saved Christmas! Having listened to them I couldn’t be more proud. It’s one of the most magical feelings. You can preorder here and here.

 

 

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Third Christmas Book

I’m writing another Christmas book – better get cracking!