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Sarah Crossan - Author


Sarah Crossan has lived in Dublin, London and New York, and now lives in Hertfordshire. She graduated with a degree in philosophy and literature before training as an English and drama teacher at Cambridge University. She received the 2016 CILIP Carnegie Medal for her astonishing novel One, which also won the YA Book Prize,CBI Book of the Year Award and the CliPPA Poetry Award. Since completing a masters in creative writing, she has been working to promote creative writing in schools.

Sarah is a judge at the first The National Literacy Poetry Prize: "Poetry is the first language we speak. When we are born, we own it and we love it but somehow, along the way, children turn away from this, the most primitive of languages. It's everyone's job to make sure children feel that poetry belongs to them - which is does."

Featured Books, with extracts, by Sarah Crossan

Moonrise by Sarah Crossan
Moonrise
Sarah Crossan
Shortlisted for the Costa Book Awards 2017, Costa Children's Book Award In a Nutshell: Death row injustice | Undying brotherly love A book to break your heart, quicken your blood and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017
One by Sarah Crossan
Reader Reviewed One
Sarah Crossan
Shortlisted for the Books Are My Bag Children's Book Award 2016. Winner of the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2016. Winner of The Bookseller's 2016 prize for young adult fiction. Ireland's Children's Book of the Year Award 2016. Award-winning Sarah Crossan...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2016
One by Sarah Crossan
Reader Reviewed One
Sarah Crossan
Shortlisted for the Books Are My Bag Children's Book Award 2016. September 2015 NewGen Book of the Month. Award-winning Sarah Crossan tells an astonishing and difficult story with the surest of touches...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/08/2015
Apple and Rain by Sarah Crossan
Reader Reviewed Apple and Rain
Sarah Crossan
Apple is sure that one day her mother will return. And when that happens she is sure that everything in her life will be good again. But when Mum does return, Apple finds that what you wish for may not...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/02/2015
Breathe by Sarah Crossan
Breathe
Sarah Crossan
Mad Max for the eco-generation - it's a superlative dystopian thriller about courage and freedom, with a love story at its heart. There are 'haves' and 'have nots' - those who can afford oxygen to live and those who can't. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2012

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