I’m so delighted to see that Tender has been nominated for the CILIP Carnegie award for 2019. It’s always so lovely to be nominated for this award as it comes directly from librarians.
As a child, I practically lived in my school and public library – finding solace amongst the books and silence. I still dream of having my own personal library one day, but that’s a different story…
Libraries really matter. They really make a difference and being recognised in this way, by some of the people that you most respect, well – it’s pretty amazing.
The list is here:
Congratulations to all that have been included. It is an amazing selection. If you get a chance, please give some of them a read. I’m sure you won’t be disappointed.