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Hannah Gold

Hannah Gold grew up in a family where books, animals, and the beauty of the outside world were ever present, and is now passionate about writing stories that share her love of the planet. The Last Bear is her middle grade debut which became an instant classic and international bestseller upon release in 2021. It won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize, the Blue Peter Book Awards, was nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal and is shortlisted for the British Book Awards. It was also the Saturday & Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week. 
The Lost Whale is Hannah’s second middle-grade novel which tells an incredible story about the connection between a boy and a whale and the bond that sets them both free. Both novels are illustrated by renowned artist Levi Pinfold. She lives in the UK with her tortoise, her cat and her husband.


Genres: Children's Fiction
New and upcoming books
September 2024

Turtle Moon
Last Bear
   1. The Last Bear (2021)
   2. Finding Bear (2023)
   The Lost Whale (2022)
   Turtle Moon (2024)
Hannah Gold recommends
Greenwild (2023)
(Greenwild, book 1)
Pari Thomson
"A spellbinding, enchanting read full of wildness and beauty."
Cosima Unfortunate Steals A Star (2023)
(Cosima Unfortunate, book 1)
Laura Noakes
"Fun, adventure and mysteries to solve. A heartfelt hug of a book - I loved it."
Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun (2022)
(Onyeka, book 1)
Tọlá Okogwu
"A thrilling, action-packed adventure full of heart. Onyeka is sure to be everyone's new favourite superhero."

More recommendations 

2022 Blue Peter Book Award for Best Book : The Last Bear

Award nominations
2022 British Book Award Children's Fiction Book of the Year (shortlist) : The Last Bear

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