. . . to my website!
You'll find lots of extras and info about my YA novel, SMART - now nominated for 17 book awards, including the national Children's Book Award 16, Carnegie Prize 15 and the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 15 and masses of fantastic regional awards that mean so much because lots are voted for by the children themselves.
SMART is WINNER of the Leeds Book Award 15, the St Helen's Book Award (BASH) 15, the Tower Hamlets Book Award 15 and the EMBA Geoffrey Trease Children's Book Award 15.
Catch up here with my new book 'A Seven Letter Word', published Mar 16...not to mention the chance to win stuff in regular competitions!
If you've read SMART, drop me a line on my 'contact' page or email KimSlaterAuthor@yahoo.co.uk and let me know if you enjoyed it.
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November 24, 2015
Earlier this year I was delighted to learn that ‘Smart’ was one of six books shortlisted for the excellent Tower Hamlets Book Award. This is a really well organised award where lots of local schools get very involved in reading and voting for the book …READ MORE >
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September 15, 2015
In our youth obsessed society, it’s no joke trying to maintain the bags of confidence and enthusiasm required to forge a new writing career in midlife, on top of trying to get your work noticed by an agent or a publisher. It’s easy to forget that we, m …READ MORE >
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"A remarkable first novel."