Liz Flanagan is an award-winning author and educator who writes for children and young adults. Her books include Dragon Daughter and Eden Summer (nominated for the Carnegie Medal).
Dragon Daughter has won the Leeds Book Awards 2019 in the 9-11 age category! This award is voted for by young readers in the city. Read more - including some wonderful reviews! - on the awards website here.
Dragon Daughter has been shortlisted for the Calderdale Book of the Year Award!
Dragon Daughter was published on 4th October 2018 by David Fickling Books. I am so delighted with its cover, with stunning artwork by Angelo Rinaldi.
Dragon Daughter is aimed at readers of around nine and upwards: 'Fiery friendships, forgotten family and the struggle for power collide in Dragon Daughter - the epic new saga from Liz Flanagan.'
The first reviews of Dragon Daughter are here!
Dragon Daughter is 'one to watch' for October 2018, says The Bookseller, and 'a thrilling fantasy quest'. Here's the full review, below:
I’ve been asked at school events which part of Dragon Daughter is my favourite. Here’s my answer! It’s the hatching scene:
Eden Summer is published in The Netherlands by Gottmer, with a translation by Aleid van Eekelen and this beautiful cover designed by Studio Marlies Visser:
Eden Summer is now available in the USA, published by Scholastic:
Eden Summer was shortlisted for the Leeds Book Awards 2017.
Eden Summer was nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2017.
Eden Summer was an Editor's Choice pick in the Bookseller: