It is only the second time in the Costa Award’s 30 year history that a children’s novel has been overall winner (Philip Pullman was the other for ‘The Amber Spyglass’). If you haven’t read The Lie Tree yet do – you are in for a real treat. Our little review of her book is here. You… Read More Congratulations to Frances Hardinge for winning the overall Costa Prize! We love The Lie Tree too!