Our new award winning author of the month is Sita Brahmachari.
Debut author Sita Brahmachari has won one of the most valuable and prestigious children’s book awards in the country for her striking coming-of-age novel about life, death, friendship and love. Artichoke Hearts was announced as the winner of the Waterstone’s Children’s Book Prize 2011 by Children’s Laureate Anthony Browne, who described Artichoke Hearts as “a beautifully written book about family, friendship, grief and hope, which made me laugh and cry – sometimes at the same time.”
Her latest novel, Tender Earth was awarded an honour by the International Board of Books for Young People.
Some of her most popular books include:
- Jasmine Skies
- Red Leaves
- Artichoke Hearts
- Where the River Runs Gold
Look out for our 'Author of the Month' display in the school entrance and corridor to find out about our monthly authors and the fantastic books that they have written.