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Mal Peet

UK flag (1947 - 2015)

Mal Peet's first novel, Keeper, won the Branford Boase Award and the Bronze Nestle Children's Book Prize; Tamar won the Carnegie Medal; and Exposure was the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. A writer and illustrator, Mal produced many books for children throughout his lifetime, most of them in collaboration with his wife, Elspeth Graham. He also wrote a critically acclaimed adult novel, The Murdstone Trilogy.

Genres: Historical Mystery, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy
Carnegie Medal Best Book winner (2006) : Tamar