Nearly 20 new and up-coming children’s authors are battling for the chance to join such illustrious past winners of the Waterstones children’s books prize as Sita Brahmachari, Jonny Duddle (illustrator of the new Harry Potter covers!) Annabel Pitcher and Katherine Rundell (and, incredibly, 15 of the 18 books on the 2015 shortlist are by women!).
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