Sara Barnard wins the YA Book Prize 2019

posted on 01 Jun 2019


Sara Barnard has won The Bookseller's YA Book Prize in its fifth year for her "unflinching" and "utterly riveting" contemporary novel about the impact of a teacher-student relationship, Goodbye, Perfect (Macmillan Children's Books).

She saw off competition from nine other authors, including inaugural YA Book Prize winner Louise O'Neill, to claim the £2,000 award, which was presented in a ceremony held at the Hay Festival on Thursday 30th May.

Read the full article on this link to The Bookseller