Branford Boase Award
Waterstones Children's Book Award

Ewa Jozefkowicz

‘A heartwarming story about families, friendships, school, nature, hope and self-confidence.’ The Huffington Post

The absence and the search

This week, I finished Sophie Anderson’s ‘The House With Chicken Legs‘ – a poignant story about Marinka, a young girl...

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Celebrating World Book Day

Yesterday, when I dropped Julia and Magda off at nursery, I was asked by one of their key workers, what...

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Girl 38

I’m very excited that ‘Girl 38’ is released into the world today, and I feel doubly lucky that that launch...

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Encouraging reading for pleasure

I recently read an article on The Guardian website, which outlined the findings of a recent study on reading –...

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On Happy Endings…

As a child, I had two favourite kinds of books: those that were funny and those that were sad but...

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Branford Boase Award Longlist

Today I found out that ‘The Mystery of The Colour Thief’ has been  longlisted for the Branford Boase Award, which...

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Waterstones Children’s Book Prize shortlist

I’ve had a super exciting week as I’ve found out that ‘The Mystery of The Colour Thief’ has been shortlisted...

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