Linda Newbery

LindaNewberryLinda’s titles include Sisterland, Set in Stone, and The Shell House. The Treasure House was published by Orion in 2012. LOB was published by David Fickling Books.Linda’s many awards include: the Nestle Silver award for Catcall, IBBY Honour List for The Sandfather, winner of the Costa Children’s Book Prize for Set in Stone, shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal for The Shell House and Sisterland. Her charming series for younger readers featuring Barney the Boat Dog is published by Usborne and Tilly’s Promise a short, dyslexia-friendly novel of the First World War will be published by Barrington Stoke in January 2014.