Bedford, Martyn

MA Year : 1994

Awards and recognition

  • Yorkshire Post Best First Work winner for Acts of Revision (1996)
  • Red House Children’s Book Awards Pick of the Year for Flip (2011)
  • Sheffield Children’s Book Award winner for Flip (2012)
  • Calderdale Book of the Year Award winner for Flip (2012)
  • Bay Book Award winner for Flip (2012)
  • Immanuel College Book Award winner for Flip (2012)
  • Costa Children's Book Award shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Angus Book Award shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Coventry Inspiration Young People’s Book Awards shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Essex Book Awards shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Hull Book Awards shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Leeds Book Awards shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • The Big Sandwell Read shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • Carnegie Medal longlist for Flip (2012)
  • Branford Boase Award longlist for Flip (2012)
  • UKLA Children’s Book Award shortlist for Flip (2012)
  • CILIP Carnegie Medal nomination for Never Ending (2015)
  • CILIP Carnegie Medal nomination for Twenty Questions for Gloria (2017)
  • Works

  • Acts of Revision (1996)
  • Exit, Orange and Red (1997)
  • The Houdini Girl (1999)
  • Black Cat (2000)
  • The Island of Lost Souls (2006)
  • Flip (2011)
  • The Fallen One (2012)
  • Never Ending (2014)
  • Twenty Questions for Gloria (2016)
  • Letters Home (2017)