Winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2008
An acclaimed British author, Sally Nicholls is known for her bestselling novels for children and teenagers, often tackling difficult subjects in innovative and sensitive ways. Her first novel, Ways to Live Forever, was awarded the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize in 2008 and subsequently adapted into a film. Her other works include Season of Secrets, All Fall Down and Things a Bright Girl Can Do.
Through rallies and marches, in polite drawing rooms and freezing prison cells and the poverty-stricken slums of the East End, three courageous young women join the fight for the vote.