I’ve come home from the USA after the fabulous SCBWI retreat to discover my friends have been amazing:-
Congratulations to Hazel Edwards for the prestigous White Ravens award for ’f2m: the boy within’ by Hazel Edwards and Ryan Kennedy published by Ford Street. www.hazeledwards.com
It’s for outstanding international books for children and young adults, with 250 titles from more than 40 countries, selected from the thousands of books. The catalogue is available at www.ijb.de.
Congratulations to Shan Tan for the huge honour of an Academy Award for short films for ‘The Lost Thing’ based on his award winning book!
Congratulations to Serena Geddes illustrator for her ‘Why I love my Mum’ and ‘Why I love my Grandma’ which is hitting Australian stores for Monther’s Day and will be sold throughout the UK in the huge Sainsbury’s stores. www.reeni.com.au