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Big names announced for UK’s first Young Adult Literature Convention Waterstones Children’s Laureate Malorie Blackman and the London Film and Comic Convention are pleased to announce an initial list of...
Posted February 10, 2014
Malorie tells us about what she's been up to this week!
Posted January 22, 2014
Malorie Blackman is one of the judges for this year's 500 WORDS story writing competition for children - find out how to enter
Posted January 20, 2014
Random House Children's Publishing and online writing community Movellas.com have launched two new competitions to promote the paperback publication of Malorie's latest book, Noble Conflict. To enter the writing competition,...
Posted January 8, 2014
Malorie was joined by former Children's Laureates Michael Rosen and Jacqueline Wilson for a special Laureate edition of BBC Radio 4's Open Book
Posted January 3, 2014
Malorie Blackman announces campaign to support the best of young adult fiction in the UK, including the country's first ever YA Literature Convention at the London Film and Comic Con...
Posted October 4, 2013
Malorie joined forces with Melvin Burgess for a packed event at Waterstones Piccadilly, London for an event exploring the 'adult' in young adult fiction
Posted June 18, 2013
Young book blogger Little M writes about her experience of attending the Children's Laureate announcement event
Posted June 11, 2013
Since being announced as the new Waterstones Children's Laureate 2013-2015, Malorie Blackman has appeared extensively in the media - in the press, on television, on the radio and online. Here...
Posted June 6, 2013
Malorie Blackman, the bestselling author of the highly acclaimed and award-winning Noughts & Crosses teen series, has today (Tuesday 4 June) been crowned the Waterstones Children's Laureate for 2013 -...
Posted June 4, 2013