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Kiran Millwood Hargrave

  • 5 stars across 12 books
Kiran Millwood Hargrave is an award-winning poet, playwright, and bestselling novelist. Her debut novel for children  The Girl of Ink & Stars  won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize, and the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. Her work has been short- and long-listed for other major prizes including the Costa Award, and the CILIP Carnegie Award.  The Deathless Girls  is her first novel for Young Adults. She's a graduate of both Oxford and Cambridge Universities, and lives by the river in Oxford with her husband and cat.

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5th May 2016

The Girl of Ink & Stars

  The magical bestseller: a classic story to read again and again. Winner of the Wa... MoreThe Girl of Ink & Stars

(43 reviews) Review
29th September 2022

Leila and the Blue Fox: Winner of the Wainwright Children’s Prize 2023

*Winner of the 2023 Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation!*'A captivating tale that glistens ... MoreLeila and the Blue Fox: Winner of the Wainwright Children’s Prize 2023

(19 reviews) Review
4th May 2017

The Island at the End of Everything

  From the author of the bestselling THE GIRL OF INK & STARS comes a moving, enthralling and heartbreaking... MoreThe Island at the End of Everything

(16 reviews) Review
4th October 2018

The Way Past Winter

From the bestselling author of THE GIRL OF INK & STARS comes a gorgeous wintry folk tale for young and old alike -... MoreThe Way Past Winter

(8 reviews) Review
1st October 2020

A Secret of Birds & Bone

A spellbinding new novel from the Sunday Times-bestselling author of The Girl of Ink & Stars, winner of the Waters... MoreA Secret of Birds & Bone

(8 reviews) Review
2nd April 2020

The Deathless Girls

Gothic, intoxicating, feminist, darkly provoking and deeply romantic - this is the breathtakingly imagined untold story... MoreThe Deathless Girls

(6 reviews) Review
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