The Edinburgh International Book Festival has nominated THE VISITORS for their First Book Award.
This is a totally shameless blog post asking you to vote for THE VISITORS!
REBECCA MASCULL & DEBBIE TAYLOR
Sat 23 Aug 3:30pm – 4:30pm
THE GHOSTS IN OUR HEADS
In Rebecca Mascull’s The Visitors, a Victorian-era girl who is both deaf and blind communicates only to the ghosts inside her mind until a new friend helps open up the world to her. Debbie Taylor’s Herring Girl features a 12 year old boy who believes he is female. When Ben goes under hypnosis, a terrifying series of truths emerge that will leave him changed forever. Chaired by Julia Eccleshare, children’s books editor for the Guardian.
Part of our First Book Award Nominee series of events.