The Branford Boase Children’s Book Awards Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2016 Branford Boase Children’s Book Award has been announced. The UK award celebrates the best debut novels for children. Here are the titles on the shortlist:

The Art of Being Normal Aubrey and the Terrible Yoot

The Art of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson

Aubrey and the Terrible Yoot by Horatio Clare, illustrated by Jane Matthews

My Brother Is A Superhero (My Brother is a Superhero, #1) Stone Rider

My Brother Is a Superhero by David Solomons

Stone Rider by David Hofmeyr

Time Travelling with a Hamster The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones (Mabel Jones, #1)

Time Travelling with a Hamster by Ross Welford

The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones by Will Mabbitt