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Holly Bourne



Holly Bourne writes for young adults for a living. She is a journalist and relationships expert for www.TheSite.org, an advice and information website for 16-25 year-olds which has over 100,000 users each month.

Before this, she spent two years working as a local news reporter on the Surrey Mirror and was nominated as Print Journalist of the Year 2010. She also has a first class degree in Journalism Studies and has won awards for her writing.

She has been shortlisted for a national writing award, the Brook Sexual Health Awards 2012, and she's in the final for the Rosemary Goodchild award for excellence in sexual health journalism.

Genres: Young Adult Fiction, General Fiction
 
Awards
YA Book Prize Best Young Adult nominee (2016) : Am I Normal Yet?
YA Book Prize Best Young Adult nominee (2018) : It Only Happens in the Movies


Holly Bourne recommends
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London Belongs to Us (2016)
Sarra Manning
"A galloping, giddy romp of a book...Loved it."
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The Burning (2019)
Laura Bates
"The Burning lights a fire in you - one that makes you want to fight for change and ignite sparks in others so the fire spreads and spreads."
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Fierce Fragile Hearts (2019)
(Beautiful Broken Things, book 2)
Sara Barnard
"This book is exquisite."

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