New Children's Author Prize 2015
The winner of the New Children's Author Prize 2015 was announced in May 2015. The winner was Emma Cox with her novel Malkin Moonlight. The novel will be available to purchase next summer.
We hope to run the competition again, opening in May 2016. We are currently running a Poetry Prize, which is open to all aged 16 and over. Read more about the Poetry Prize.
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Emma Cox - Malkin Moonlight
This is the story of a cat called Malkin Moonlight who arrives one night at a Recycling Centre. He has lost the cat he loves - his friend Roux - and is looking for her, navigated only by the thing inside: the sixth sense that all cats possess. The cats that live in the Recycling Centre and Malkin quickly become friends. He helps them fight their battle against the Putrescibles: the vicious cats who live on the other side of the wall in a stinking wasteland, and proves himself a valuable ally, but will he find his long lost friend?