Christopher Edge’s most recent novel, The Many Worlds of Albie Bright,was shortlisted for the Teach Primary New Children’s Fiction Award 2016 and has been longlisted for the 2017 UKLA Book Awards. Frank Cottrell Boyce called The Many Worlds of Albie Bright “A book with a big brain, big laughs, and a big, big heart”, whilst The Times, naming the book a Children’s Book of the Week, wrote: “Christopher Edge has written a clever story infused with science that wears its intelligence humorously, introduces complex ideas with the lightest of touches … Give the man his own element on the periodic table of children’s authors.”

His other books include the critically-acclaimed and award-winning Penelope Tredwell series of historical mysteries, including Twelve Minutes to MidnightShadows of the Silver Screen and The Black Crow Conspiracy. His books have been included in the Summer Reading Challenge, Bookbuzz and Read for My School programmes.

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