Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Her books include The Girl of Ink & Stars, which was the winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017, and The Island at the End of Everything, which was shortlisted for the Costa Children’s Book Awards 2017, amongst others. Her debut book for adults, Vardø, will be published by Picador in early 2020.
Books by Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Interviews with Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Books like Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls popularise the many different ways women and girls can be strong, and as strong as they need to be. Award-winning children’s author, Kiran Millwood Hargrave, talks us through some of her favourite strong female characters in children’s fiction.
Interviews where books by Kiran Millwood Hargrave were recommended
Rachel Hickman, co-founder of Chicken House Publishing and author of One Silver Summer selects books with wild settings that have appeal to older children. She discusses how a strong use of nature adds drama and meaning to a narrative, and the way that setting can become another character in a story entirely.
The Way Past Winter
by Kiran Millwood Hargrave
The Skylarks' War
by Hilary McKay
Between Worlds: Folktales of Britain & Ireland
Kevin Crossley-Holland (Author) and Frances Castle (illustrator)
AF Harrold (author) and Emily Gravett (illustrator)
The Train to Impossible Places
PG Bell (author) and Flavia Sorrentino (illustrator)
From World War I to a book with a hint of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Five Books children’s editor Zoe Greaves nominates her favourite children’s fiction of 2018.