Books

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BOOT IT!
FICTION 10-14+

Boot It! is a World Book Day novel for independent readers. It will be published in February 2023 and will be free for anyone with a National Book Token

FIGHT BACK
FICTION 11-14+

⭐️Independent Bookshops’ Book of the Month, June 2022
⭐️’Editor’s Choice’ The Bookseller
⭐️’Our Best Coming Soon Books’ – Waterstones
⭐️Book of the Day, BookTrust
⭐️Book of the Week, The Week Junior
⭐️Book of the Month and Best New Novel on publication, The Guardian
⭐️The Red Award 17, Longlist (listed one week after publication)
⭐️Redhill Academy Trust Children’s Book Award 2022-2023, Shortlist
⭐️Juniper Book Awards 2023, Longlist

BOY, EVERYWHERE 
FICTION 10 – 14+

⭐️Best New Children’s Novels, The Guardian
⭐️ NOTABLE BOOK, American Library Association
⭐️Starred review, Booklist
⭐️Starred review, Kirkus Reviews
⭐️ Starred review, Publishers Weekly
⭐️ Best Children’s Books of 2020, The Guardian

⭐️ Waterstones Children’s Prize Shortlist 2021
⭐️ Little Rebels Children’s Book Award for Radical Fiction 2021 WINNER
⭐️ Calderdale Book of the Year, 2021 WINNER
⭐️ SCBWI Crystal Kite Award WINNER
⭐️ The Redhill Academy Trust Book Awards 2022 WINNER
⭐️ The York Book Award 2022 WINNER

⭐️ American Library Association Booklist’s Top 10 MG Debut
⭐️One to Watch, The Bookseller
⭐️ BBC Novels that Changed the World, Author into Schools 
⭐️Books that Inspire Activism, Amnesty International
⭐️Manchester launches Boy, Everywhere City Wide initiative
⭐️Empathy Lab 2021 Selection  
⭐️LitFest Big Read Book 
⭐️ Best Children’s Books of 2020, BookTrust
⭐️ Best Children’s Books of 2020, CLPE 
⭐️ Best Children’s Book of 2020, Bookriot
⭐️ Best Children’s Book of 2021, Kirkus
⭐️ Best Children’s Book of 2021, Booklist

⭐️ Shortlisted for The Diverse Book Awards
⭐️ Longlisted Branford Boase Award
⭐️ Longlisted national UKLA Awards

THE NEW KID, HARPER COLLINS
FICTION AGE 8+ JULY 2022: BIG CAT COLLINS (EARLY READER CHAPTER BOOK, Copper/Band 12 books provide more complex plots and longer chapters that develop reading stamina)

THE CLASS CHAMPION, HARPER COLLINS
FICTION AGE 8+ JANUARY 2022: BIG CAT COLLINS (EARLY READER CHAPTER BOOK, EMERALD / BAND 15 YEAR 4)

TIMELINES OF EVERYONE, DK BOOKS
NON FICTION

WHAT’S THE POINT OF SCIENCE, DK BOOKS
NON FICTION OCTOBER 2021:

SUGAR OVERLOAD, SHORT STORY SCOOP MAGAZINE
FICTION

THE STORY OF BANKER OF THE PEOPLE, MUHAMMAD YUNUS
NON FICTION, LEE AND LOW BOOKS

COMING SOON:

JUNE (U.K.) AND OCTOBER (US) 2022: FIGHT BACK, UPPER MIDDLE GRADE NOVEL

JULY 2022: THE NEW KID

2023: SHORT MG STORY IN ANTHOLOGY, TO BE ANNOUNCED

2024: PICTURE BOOK, TO BE ANNOUNCED

2024: PICTURE BOOK, TO BE ANNOUNCED