Waterstones children's Prize Winner

Ketchup Clouds by Annabel Pitcher wins Waterstones children's prize | Books | The Guardian

Ketchup Clouds by Annabel Pitcher, a novel about a teenage girl who befriends a death row prisoner with a series of intimate letters, has won the Waterstones children's book prize.

The story, Pitcher's second novel, was inspired by her own experiences of writing to an inmate who had been sentenced to execution when she was herself a teenager.