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Awards

'Satan & Pan' won first place in the 12-15 age bracket of the Chagword Short Story Competition in March 2019. The theme was Extraordinary Meetings.

'Ashes to Ashes' won first place in the Hastings Priory Cricket Writing Competition in May 2020. The story will be published in the Hastings Observer.    "... a winning story, capturing the heart of English cricket."

'We Wolves' won first place in the Young Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction 2020. The story was published in an anthology, with an awards ceremony held at the Borders Book Festival in Scotland.

'A Hundred Histories' was highly commended for the Young Walter Scott Prize 2021 and will be published later this year.

'A Memoir in Ice' won the BIG category of the little BIG Book Competition in April 2020. The story will be published in the Daydreamers anthology, available to pre-order here.

'The Ending Library' was a finalist in the Lewis Carrol Society Writing Competition in October 2021. The theme was to write a missing chapter for Alice in Wonderland or Through the Looking Glass. The story will be published in a collection of missing chapters.

'The Star Minister' won Chagford Library's Space Chase Story Competition in September 2019. The story tied with An Adventure in Space by Martha Slade. The entries were judged by Tolkien-artist Alan Lee.