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First time author Jenny Downham has caused quite a stir with Before I
Die, a novel targeted at teens with crossover appeal for adults in general.
Publisher David Fickling (part of Random House), who also publish...
Steven Galloway was born in Vancouver (1975), and raised in Kamloops, British Columbia. He is the author of Finnie Walsh (2000), Ascension (2003) and The Cellist of Sarajevo (2008). He teaches...
Kenn Nesbitt is new Children's Poet Laureate(Jun 12 2013) Kenn Nesbitt has been named the new Children's Poet Laureate: Consultant in Children's Poetry to the Poetry Foundation, which noted that the two-year position...