Honoring both a debut author and his or her editor, England’s Branford Boase Award goes this year to Christine Pillainayagam and Leah Thaxton.
The UK’s Branford Boase Award honors debut efforts in children’s books and the editors as well as authors behind them.
Maisie Chan’s ‘Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths’—with Georgia Murray’s editing—wins the Branford Boase Award in debut children’s writing.
The Branford Boase program annually awards a debut novel for children–and the winning author’s editor is honored, too.
The illustrated debut novel ‘Orphans of the Tide’ wins the 2021 Branford Boase Award, which honors both authors and their editors.
The Branford Boase Award based in Bishopstoke, UK spotlights debut children’s books for young readers aged 7 and older.