We’re really pleased to announce our final judge for the fiction panel. Polly Nolan is the UK agent for the Greenhouse Literary Agency. She has worked in children’s books for all of her adult life, starting as an assistant in the Children’s Books Department of a major London store before taking her first job at what is now Egmont Press. She has commissioned for the children’s fiction lists at Orion, Oxford University Press, Scholastic (as Editorial Director) and, most recently, at Macmillan Children’s Books (as Associate Publishing Director, Fiction). Authors commissioned and edited by her include Liz Pichon, Roddy Doyle, Frank Cottrell Boyce, Kevin Brooks, Meg Cabot and Andrew Lane.
To see details of our entire judging panel, please follow this link.