A group of published UK-based authors and illustrators of picture books, children's and YA.
Non Pratt started her career working on non-fiction activity books at Usborne, before becoming an editor at Catnip Publishing. Her debut novel TROUBLE shortlisted for the YA Book Prize and the Branford Boase Award, with rights sold to the USA, Germany and Brazil. Her second novel, REMIX came out in 2015 and she has written a novella, UNBOXED for Barrington Stoke to come out August 2016. Her third novel with Walker Books, called TRUTH OR DARE will come out in 2017. You can follow her on twitter @NonPratt.
TROUBLE (Walker Books, March 2014) (Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, June 2014)
REMIX (Walker Books, June 2015) (Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, June 2016)
TRUTH OR DARE (Walker, 2017)
UNBOXED (Barrington Stoke, August 2016)
LOVE HURTS (Corgi, January 2015) – edited by Malorie Blackman
I’LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS (Stripes, October 2016)
TROUBLE by Non Pratt
Hannah is smart and funny. She is also fifteen and pregnant. Aaron is the new boy at school. He doesn’t want to attract attention. So why does Aaron offer to be the pretend dad to Hannah’s unborn baby?
Growing up can be trouble but that’s how you find out what really matters.
“A refreshing take on teenage pregnancy. . . . A witty, irreverent debut novel about sex and friendship, which deserves to reach a large audience.” — The Guardian
REMIX by Non Pratt
Kaz is still reeling from being dumped by the love of her life… Ruby is bored of hearing about it. Time to change the record.
Three days. Two best mates. One music festival. Zero chance of everything working out. (more)
“A funny, honest look at female friendship. It’s so well done, it really captures the intensity and love of being best friends with someone when you’re a teenager.” — Louise O’Neill, award-winning author of Only Ever Yours
Coming August 2016: UNBOXED by Non Pratt
I never really believed it would come to this. Death was something that happened in other people’s stories. Not mine. Not Millie’s.
Alix, Ben, Zara and Dean meet at their old school to keep a longstanding promise to open a memory box they made when they were thirteen. But there is a gaping hole – their friend Millie has died. When they open the box, secrets tumble out and old feelings rise to the surface.
Coming soon: TRUTH OR DARE by Non Pratt
Sef will do anything to help his brother. Claire wants to prove she isn’t a coward. Together they come up with a plan to raise money to pay for Sef’s brother through a ‘secret’ challenge channel on YouTube. As their videos gather views and internet fame beckons, Claire and Sef are about to discover what it really takes to be brave…