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Martyn Bedford


UK flag (b.1959)

Martyn  was brought up in south London, but now lives in Yorkshire.

He worked as a journalist for a number of years, but gave up to write full-time with the success of his first novel, Acts of Revision, which won the Yorkshire Post Best First Novel Award.

Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Mystery
 
Anthologies edited
M.O. Crimes of Practice (2008) (with Robert Barnard, Ann Cleeves, Martin Edwards, Kate Ellis, Sarah Hilary and Christine Poulson)
Conradology (2017) (with Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Jacek Dukaj, Becky Harrison, Pawel Huelle, Worciech Orlinski, Sarah Penny, Magda Raczynska and Olga Tokarczuk)
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Awards
Costa Children's Book Award Best Novel nominee (2011) : Flip