WE HAVE A LONGLIST!
We're very excited to announce our longlist for the 2015 Times/Chicken House Children's Fiction Competition! We had a huge amount of entries which were all read by our team of experienced readers, who with Barry Cunningham and the Chicken House team chose the very best submissions for our longlist.
So, without further ado - here they are!
ADAM'S AMAZING APOTHECARY by Wai Lan Mo
ALL MY SINS REMEMBERED by Anna Fransizka
DOGS OF LEGACY by M.P. Sturrock
DUNCAN VS. THE GOOGLEYS by Kate Milner
HIDDEN IN THE TRUNK OF STARS by Susie Dinneen
HOLLOW BONES by Anneka Freeman
KEEPER OF THE CROWN by Mary Hopewell
KING OF THE MOUNTAINS by Steve Lee
MOMO AND THE STAR PLAYER by Rebecca Purton
ONE MORE WAVE by L.L. Stewart
REIVERS by Claire Watts
RISE & SHINE by Emma Lee-Potter
SANITATUM by Cassie Powney
SAVING SAXON by Martha Lane
THE DOLL'S HOUSE by Eve Lyte
THE GALLOWS DANCE by Anna Day
THE SECRET COOKING CLUB FOR GIRLS by Laurel Remington
THE START OF HOPE by Debbie Nuttall
Congratulations to all on the longlist, and thank you to all the fantastic authors who entered this year's competition. As always, the standard was incredibly high!
Keep an eye on our Twitter page for info on the shortlist, announcing early February.