- Barrington Stoke (World All Languages)
A bleakly poetic tale about one boy's determination to save a badger cub from the destructive hands of a local gang. When Nicky finds Jezbo and his gang digging up a badger set, there's not a lot he can do to save them. But one badger cub has escaped - can Nicky save it?
Another stunning and moving novella in the spirit of Kes from award-winning Anthony McGowan.