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Our Book Doctors are here to help with reading dilemmas of all kinds. You might ask Kiran to solve reading ruts such as...
Thank you for sending in your questions! Kiran Millwood Hargrave will answer them over in Caboodlers' Corner in September.
5 winners whose questions are answered by Kiran Millwood Hargrave will win a signed copy of A Secret of Birds and Bone and a £15/€20 National Book Token.
In an Italian city ravaged by plague, Sofia's mother carves beautiful mementoes from the bones of loved ones. But one day, she doesn't return home. Did her work lead her into danger? Sofia and her little brother Ermin are sent to the convent orphanage but soon escape, led by an enigmatic new friend and their pet crow, Corvith.
Together they cross the city underground, following clues in bones up to the towers of Siena, where – circled by magpies – the children find the terrible truth...
5 x winners whose questions are answered by Kiran Millwood Hargrave in our next Book Doctor feature (September) will win a signed copy of A Secret of Birds and Bone and a £15/€20 National Book TokenPlease note: The competition entrant must be aged 16 or over. You are welcome to send in questions on behalf of younger children as long as the person submitting the entry is aged 16 or over.
Browse our children's books recommendations, games, and competitions over in Caboodlers' Corner.
Win £5,000/€5,000 of National Book Tokens for your chosen school's library, plus £100/€120 to spend on yourself.