Young Quills Award for Historical Fiction

Uddelt af Historical Association

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The Young Quills for Historical Fiction is a competition for adult authors of historical fiction written for children and young people. The books can be on any historical period and vis mere subject.

Divided by age suitability the books are given to schools on the condition that the children and young people there write a review of the book following our criteria. Those reviews are used as the basis for us to create a shortlist from which the winners are selected
vis mindre
Stadier:
Alle, Winner (24), Highly Commended (13), Shortlist (107), Longlist (34)
Kategorier:
År:
Alle, 2023 (34), 2022 (13), 2021 (13), 2020 (12), 2019 (14), 2018 (19), 2017 (11), 2016 (11), 2015 (2)

Winner 24

VærkKategoriÅr
Resist: One Girl's Fight Back Against the Nazis af Tom PalmerIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Destination Unknown af Bill KonigsbergYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Bruno and Frida af Tony BradmanYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Swallows' Flight af Hilary McKayAge 10 - 132022
The chessmen thief af Barbara HendersonAge 5 - 92022
We Played With Fire af Catherine BarterYoung Adults (Age 14+)2022
After the War: From Auschwitz to Ambleside (Conkers) af Tom PalmerAge 10 - 132021
The Siege of Caerlaverock af Barbara HendersonAge 5 - 92021
Cane Warriors af Alex WheatleYoung Adults (Age 14+)2021
Our Castle by the Sea af Lucy StrangeAge 10 - 132020
The Closest Thing to Flying af Gill LewisAge 5 - 92020
The One Who Knows My Name af Vanessa CurtisYoung Adults (Age 14+)2020
Riddle of the Runes af Janina RamirezAge 6 - 102019
Firebird af Elizabeth WeinYoung Adults (Age 14+)2019
The Island at the End of Everything af Kiran Millwood HargraveAge 10 - 132018
Anglo-Saxon Boy af Tony BradmanAge 7 - 92018
Beyond the Wall af Tanya LandmanYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
The Hypnotist af Laurence AnholtOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Black Powder af Ally SherrickYounger Readers (Under 12s)2017
Flo of the Somme: The Mercy Dogs of World War 1 (The Poppy Series) af Hilary RobinsonEarly Readers2016
The Earth is Singing af Vanessa CurtisOlder Readers2016
Whistling in the Dark af Shirley HughesYounger Readers2016
Poppy af Mary HooperOlder Readers2015
Billy's Blitz af Barbara MitchelhillYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2015

Highly Commended 13

Shortlist 107

VærkKategoriÅr
Resist: One Girl's Fight Back Against the Nazis af Tom PalmerIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
When The War Came Home af Lesley ParrIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Nisha's War af Dan SmithIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Rosie Raja: Churchill's Spy af Sufiya AhmedIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Journey Back to Freedom: The Olaudah Equiano Story af Catherine JohnsonIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Battle of Cable Street af Tanya LandmanIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Please Write Soon: An Unforgettable Story of Two Cousins in World War Ii af Michael RosenIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Destination Unknown af Bill KonigsbergYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow af Zoulfa KatouhYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
The Secrets Act af Alison WeatherbyYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Baby Love af Jacqueline WilsonYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Bruno and Frida af Tony BradmanYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Accidental Stowaway af Judith EagleYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
Rollercoasters: Out Of The Rubble af Sally NichollsYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Baker by the Sea af Paula WhiteYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Swallows' Flight af Hilary McKayAge 10 - 132022
Torn Apart - The Partition of India, 1947 af Swapna HaddowAge 10 - 132022
The Week at World's End af Emma CarrollAge 10 - 132022
When the Sky Falls af Phil EarleAge 10 - 132022
Our Beautiful Game af Lou KuenzlerAge 10 - 132022
Arctic Star (Conkers) af Tom PalmerAge 10 - 132022
The chessmen thief af Barbara HendersonAge 5 - 92022
The Valley of Lost Secrets af Lesley ParrAge 5 - 92022
Edgar and Adolf af Phil EarleAge 5 - 92022
The Royal Rebel: The Life of Suffragette Princess Sophia Duleep Singh af Bali RaiAge 5 - 92022
We Played With Fire af Catherine BarterYoung Adults (Age 14+)2022
The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz af Jack FairweatherYoung Adults (Age 14+)2022
Skin of the Sea af Natasha BowenYoung Adults (Age 14+)2022
After the War: From Auschwitz to Ambleside (Conkers) af Tom PalmerAge 10 - 132021
Mohinder's War af Bali RaiAge 10 - 132021
The Great Revolt af Paul DowswellAge 10 - 132021
Horse Boy af Tanya LandmanAge 10 - 132021
The White Phoenix af Catherine RandallAge 10 - 132021
The Enigma Game af Elizabeth WeinAge 10 - 132021
The Siege of Caerlaverock af Barbara HendersonAge 5 - 92021
Daisy and the Unknown Warrior af Tony BradmanAge 5 - 92021
The Undefeated af illustrated by Kadir Nelson Kwame AlexanderAge 5 - 92021
Children of the Benin Kingdom af Dinah OrjiAge 5 - 92021
Cane Warriors af Alex WheatleYoung Adults (Age 14+)2021
I, Ada: Ada Lovelace: Rebel. Genius. Visionary af Julia GrayYoung Adults (Age 14+)2021
The Short Knife af Elen CaldecottYoung Adults (Age 14+)2021
Our Castle by the Sea af Lucy StrangeAge 10 - 132020
Diver's Daughter: A Tudor Story (Voices #2) af Patrice LawrenceAge 10 - 132020
The Somerset Tsunami af Emma CarrollAge 10 - 132020
The Good Thieves af Katherine RundellAge 10 - 132020
The Closest Thing to Flying af Gill LewisAge 5 - 92020
Winter of the Wolves: The Anglo-Saxon Age is Dawning (Flashbacks) af Tony BradmanAge 5 - 92020
She Wolf af Dan SmithAge 5 - 92020
Sophie Takes to the Sky af Katherine WoodfineAge 5 - 92020
The One Who Knows My Name af Vanessa CurtisYoung Adults (Age 14+)2020
The Fountains of Silence af Ruta SepetysYoung Adults (Age 14+)2020
All the Bad Apples af Moira Fowley-DoyleYoung Adults (Age 14+)2020
Nothing But the Truth af Dick LehrYoung Adults (Age 14+)2020
Riddle of the Runes af Janina RamirezAge 6 - 102019
The Button War: A Tale of the Great War af AviAge 6 - 102019
Captain Rosalie af Timothee de FombelleAge 6 - 102019
The Book of Boy af Catherine Gilbert MurdockAge 6 - 102019
Secrets of a Sun King af Emma CarrollIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
Sky Chasers af Emma CarrollIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
The First King of England: The Story of Athelstan af Stuart HillIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
The Goose Road af Rowena HouseIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
Race To The Frozen North Matthew Henson af Catherine JohnsonIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
The Skylarks' War af Hilary McKayIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2019
Firebird af Elizabeth WeinYoung Adults (Age 14+)2019
Orphan Monster Spy af Matt KilleenYoung Adults (Age 14+)2019
My Brigadista Year af Katherine PatersonYoung Adults (Age 14+)2019
Lady Mary af Lucy WorsleyYoung Adults (Age 14+)2019
The Island at the End of Everything af Kiran Millwood HargraveAge 10 - 132018
School for Skylarks af Sam AngusAge 10 - 132018
Letters from the Lighthouse af Emma CarrollAge 10 - 132018
Lucky Button af Michael MorpurgoAge 10 - 132018
Until We Win af Linda NewberyAge 10 - 132018
Wave Me Goodbye af Jacqueline WilsonAge 10 - 132018
My Name Is Victoria af Lucy WorsleyAge 10 - 132018
Anglo-Saxon Boy af Tony BradmanAge 7 - 92018
Attack of the Vikings af Tony BradmanAge 7 - 92018
Revolt Against the Romans af Tony BradmanAge 7 - 92018
Secret of the Stones af Tony BradmanAge 7 - 92018
Mark of the Cyclops (Nico & Thrax Mystery #1) af Saviour PirottaAge 7 - 92018
Jack Fortune and the Search for the Hidden Valley af Sue PurkissAge 7 - 92018
A Song for Will and the Lost Gardeners of Heligan af Hilary RobinsonAge 7 - 92018
Beyond the Wall af Tanya LandmanYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
The Red Ribbon af Lucy AdlingtonYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
The Rasputin Dagger af Theresa BreslinYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
Wolf Children af Paul DowswellYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
The Dollmaker of Kraków af R. M. RomeroYoung Adults (Age 14+)2018
The Hypnotist af Laurence AnholtOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
The House on Hummingbird Island af Sam AngusOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Girl in the Blue Coat af Monica HesseOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Beck af Mal PeetOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Salt to the Sea af Ruta SepetysOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Clover Moon af Jacqueline WilsonOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Eliza Rose af Lucy WorsleyOlder Readers (12 and over)2017
Black Powder af Ally SherrickYounger Readers (Under 12s)2017
Shield Maiden af Stuart HillYounger Readers (Under 12s)2017
The Land of the Gods: The Romans are Coming... (Flashbacks) af Sally PrueYounger Readers (Under 12s)2017
Rose in the Blitz af Rebecca StevensYounger Readers (Under 12s)2017
The Earth is Singing af Vanessa CurtisOlder Readers2016
Bomber af Paul DowswellOlder Readers2016
Poppy in the Field af Mary HooperOlder Readers2016
Crow Mountain af Lucy InglisOlder Readers2016
Girl on a Plane af Miriam MossOlder Readers2016
Whistling in the Dark af Shirley HughesYounger Readers2016
The dance of death af Andy CroftYounger Readers2016
The Apple Spy (World War II Tales) af Terry DearyYounger Readers2016
Flo of the Somme: The Mercy Dogs of World War 1 (The Poppy Series) af Hilary RobinsonYounger Readers2016
Romans on the Rampage! af Jeremy StrongYounger Readers2016

Longlist 34

VærkKategoriÅr
Resist: One Girl's Fight Back Against the Nazis af Tom PalmerIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
When The War Came Home af Lesley ParrIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Nisha's War af Dan SmithIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Rosie Raja: Churchill's Spy af Sufiya AhmedIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Journey Back to Freedom: The Olaudah Equiano Story af Catherine JohnsonIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Battle of Cable Street af Tanya LandmanIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Please Write Soon: An Unforgettable Story of Two Cousins in World War Ii af Michael RosenIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Titanic Tunnel (Jack and Emmie) af Glen BlackwellIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Magicborn af Peter BunzlIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Tale of Truthwater Lake af Emma CarrollIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Book of Stolen Dreams af David FarrIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
My Friend the Octopus af Lindsay GalvinIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Never Shall I Ever Forget You af Jamila GavinIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Whisperling af Hayley HoskinsIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Secret of the Treasure Keepers af A. M. HowellIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Good Turn af Sharna JacksonIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Elemental Detectives af Patrice LawrenceIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Dogs of the Deadlands: THE TIMES CHILDREN’S BOOK OF THE WEEK af Anthony McGowanIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Story of Babur: Prince, Emperor, Sage af Anuradha SharmaIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Case of the Missing Marquess af Nancy SpringerIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Fin and the Memory Curse af Helenka StacheraIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
The Ministry of Unladylike Activity af Robin StevensIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Drama and Danger af J.T. WilliamsIntermediate Readers (Age 11 - 13)2023
Destination Unknown af Bill KonigsbergYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow af Zoulfa KatouhYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
The Secrets Act af Alison WeatherbyYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Baby Love af Jacqueline WilsonYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Soul of the Deep af Natasha BowenYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Escape From Chernobyl af Andy MarinoYoung Adults (Age 14+)2023
Bruno and Frida af Tony BradmanYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Accidental Stowaway af Judith EagleYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
Rollercoasters: Out Of The Rubble af Sally NichollsYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Baker by the Sea af Paula WhiteYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023
The Fire Cats of London af Anna FargherYounger Readers (Age 7 - 11)2023

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