11th July 2013 Branford Boase Award Ceremony


April 5, 2013 by Lydia Syson

‘The BBA was set up to reward the most promising new writers and their editors, as well as to reward excellence in writing and in publishing. The Award is made annually to the most promising book for seven year-olds and upwards by a first time novelist.’¬†Find out more….



Here’s the full 2013 Shortlist:

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  1. Bozena says:

    Fantastic! Fingers crossed.

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