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Katherine Rundell

About Katherine Rundell

Katherine Rundell is the winner of the 2015 Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction Award for Cartwheeling in Thunderstorms (Simon).

Cartwheeling in Thunderstorms: Author Katherine Rundell’s BGHB 2015 Fiction Award Speech

The question I get asked most, when people find out what I do, is: why children’s books? Why not write proper books, for adults? My answer will depend on the day. Sometimes, in a bad mood, I say, “Well, they’re a lot shorter.” Sometimes I tell the truth: children are extraordinary readers. One of my […]