Melvin Burgess

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About Melvin Burgess

Melvin Burgess was born in London and brought up in Surrey and Sussex. He has had a variety of jobs before becoming a full-time writer. Before his first novel, he had short stories published and a play broadcast on Radio 4. He is now regarded as one of the best writers in contemporary children's literature, having won the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for his acclaimed novel Junk.

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Melvin Burgess
2 months to go until Melvin Burgess will be releasing Three Bullets##v##. Published by Andersen.
16 days ago
Melvin Burgess and Chris Mould
Out now! Count by Melvin Burgess, illustrated by Chris Mould. Published by Andersen Digital.
8 months ago
Melvin Burgess and Chris Mould
Out now! Count by Melvin Burgess, illustrated by Chris Mould. Published by Andersen.
8 months ago
Melvin Burgess
Out now! Three Bullets by Melvin Burgess,. Published by Andersen Digital.
11 months ago
Melvin Burgess
Out now! Three Bullets by Melvin Burgess,. Published by Andersen.
11 months ago
Melvin Burgess
Out now! The Lost Witch by Melvin Burgess,. Published by Andersen.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
You should read Junk by Melvin Burgess. Published by Andersen Digital.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Discover Bloodsong by Melvin Burgess. Published by Andersen Digital.
2 years ago