Sara Barnard shortlisted for YA Book Prize
Beautiful Broken Things, the debut novel for Young Adults by UEA alumna Sara Barnard, has been shortlisted for the 2017 YA Book Prize. Sara (pictured) graduated from the BA in Literature with Creative Writing at UEA in 2010 and published Beautiful Broken Things with Macmillan Children’s Books in 2016. Her second YA novel, A Quiet Kind Thunder, was published earlier this year. The winner of the YA Book Prize will be announced at the Hay Festival on 1st June.