Nicolette Jones is a writer, critic and broadcaster, specialising in literary and arts journalism, who has worked for national newspapers and the book trade press. She has been the Children’s Books Reviewer of The Sunday Times for more than two decades, and in 2012 was shortlisted for the Eleanor Farjeon Award for distinguished service to the world of children’s books.

Nicolette’s book The Plimsoll Sensation: The Great Campaign to Save Lives at Sea (Abacus) was a Radio 4 Book of the Week and won the Mountbatten Maritime Prize and the International Division of the 2007 US Maritime Literature Awards.

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Twitter: @NicoletteJones

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