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  • 4 stars across 12 books
    Nick Lake is 29 years old and a children's book editor at HarperCollins. He lives in London with his English teacher wife, Hannah. This is his first novel.
    10th January 2019

    Nowhere on Earth

    'Action and excitement and deep emotion. Gorgeous.' Cecelia Ahern It starts with a plane crash. There a... More

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    30th September 2021

    Locked Out Lily

    A startlingly original, stunningly-illustrated modern classic about learning to face your fears from the multi award-w... More

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    1st January 2015

    There Will Be Lies

    Shelby Jane Cooper is seventeen, pretty and quiet. It's just Shelby and her mom, Shaylene, a court stenographer who wear... More

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    2nd March 2009

    The Secret Ministry of Frost

    Ahalf-Inuit albino and heir to a huge Northern Irish manor, Light has never exactly blended in. Since her father's myste... More

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    2nd January 2014

    Hostage Three

    It's a once-in-a-lifetime thing: a girl on a yacht with her super-rich banker father; a chance for the family to heal af... More

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    17th November 2017

    Satellite

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    1st April 2010

    Blood Ninja

    Taro is a boy from a coastal village in rural Japan, fated to become a fisherman like his father. But in just one nigh... More

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    3rd January 2013

    In Darkness

    WINNER of the 2013 Printz Award. In darkness, I count my blessings like Manman taught me. One: I am alive. Two: there ... More

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    5th May 2016

    Whisper to Me

    'I love you. I'm sorry for what I did to you. I'm going to write it all down, explain everything that happened, why I br... More

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    1st September 2012

    Lord Oda's Revenge: Blood Ninja II

    Taro was just a fisherman's son... but then his father was murdered and he was forced to become a Blood Ninja, fated t... More

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