WOOHOO! The AwardsFest goes on! Car-Jacked has won the Sefton Super Reads Award - hot on the heels of the East Sussex Children's Book Award - following on from the Essex Book Award!  
Next up is the Redbridge Book Awards in Essex again. Fingers crossed (but don't want to seem greedy).  
Thank you Sefton, East Sussex and Essex. You have made an author really quite happy...  
Jack is a 12-year-old genius with an IQ of 170. When his family car is stolen by a desperate bank robber, Jack is accidentally abducted. Within seconds his carefully controlled life is way off track. But being on the run with a convict isn't quite what he expects - and soon he's using his super-sharp brain to help the guy...  
Are you a Child Genius? Try the quiz further down to find out - and get your mum to do the Monster Mother quiz too.  
Are YOU a child genius? Not sure..?  
Do the ARE YOU A CHILD GENIUS? fun quiz to find out  
Download the CHILD GENIUS QUIZ here.  
Or are you a genius's mum?  
And could you be like Jack's mother?  
A little bit of a monster..?  
Try the ARE YOU A MONSTER MOTHER? fun quiz to find out.  
Download the MONSTER MOTHER QUIZ here.  
Public librarians - do you fancy having an author in residence this summer? I will be writing chapters of my new book in public libraries around the country and then sharing my thoughts and scribblings with an audience later that day. For more information get in touch with Anne or Naomi at Authors Aloud UK ASAP. Email  

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