Hampshire Book Award 2012 Result

Half Brother wins 2012 Hampshire Book AwardHuge congratulations to Canadian author Kenneth Oppel for winning the 2012 Hampshire Book Award. His book HALF BROTHER is the story of Ben Tomlin, whose research-scientist parents bring home a baby chimp to raise as a human child.

The final vote took place today, with dozens of Hampshire schools sending representatives from Year 8. Many thanks to all those who voted for OUTLAW – it came third in the end, behind HALF BROTHER and LA Weatherly’s supernatural romance ANGEL.

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Stephen Davies

Children's author: picture books, chapter books and YA novels

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