Über den Autor
Sarah Mussi's first novel, The Door of No Return won the Glen Dimplex Children's Book of the Year Award, and was shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award amongst others. Her second novel, The Last of the Warrior Kings was shortlisted for the Lewisham Book Award. Sarah is currently the Chair of CWISL (Children's Writers and Illustrators in South London) an active group of contemporary children's writers and illustrators who run creative writing workshops and festivals for children.
Sarah was born in Cheltenham, raised in the Cotswolds, attended Pates Grammar School for Girls, got a BA in Fine Art from Winchester School of Art and an MA from the Royal College of Art. She spent over fifteen years in West Africa as a teacher and now teaches English in Lewisham.
Set in 2018, this explores a dystopian Britain in which recession and cuts have seen banks going under, businesses closing, price soaring, unemployment rising and prisons overflowing. When a plan to sterilise all school leavers without secure further education plans or guaranteed employment comes in, the young take to the street to riot. From the author of "Siege" and "The Door Of No Return". Ages: 12+