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Friday, 7 June 2013
Malorie Blackman announced as new Children’s Laureate
Malorie Blackman, acclaimed and award winning author of teenage fiction including Noughts and Crosses, has been announced as the Waterstones Children’s Laureate for 2013-2015.
The role is awarded every two years to celebrate an exceptional author or illustrator of children’s books and to recognise their importance in creating the new readers.Malorie Blackman is the eighth Children’s Laureate to be appointed.