112: Signed copy of TAKING FLIGHT by Sheena Wilkinson (5 of 5)Posted: March 13, 2011
BIO: Since winning the Brian Moore Award in 2006 with her very first story, Sheena Wilkinson has won many awards for short fiction, including, most recently, the Riptide International Award for young adult fiction. Her first novel, Taking Flight (Little Island, 2010) was CBI’s Editor’s Choice for 14+ in their Recommended Reads 2010, one of the Irish Times Children’s Books of the Year 2011, and shortlisted for the Bisto Awards. Sheena was one of the inaugural recipients of the Northern Ireland Arts Council’s Artists Career Enhancement Scheme awards. She is currently writing the sequel to Taking Flight.