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Marcus Sedgwick

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Full Name: Marcus Sedgwick
Born: April 1, 1968
East Kent, England, UK
Occupation: Writer
Nationality: British


Marcus Sedgwick was born in East Kent in the south-east of England. He now devides his time between a small village near Cambridge and a remote house in the French Alps.

Marcus is the winner of many prizes, most notably the Printz Award (Midwinterblood), the Booktrust Teenage Prize, and the Blue Peter Book Award. His books have been shortlisted for over thirty other awards, including the Carnegie Medal (five times), the Edgar Allan Poe Award (Twice) and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize (five times). In 2011 Revolver was awarded a Printz Honor.

Marcus was Writer in Residence at Bath Spa University for three years, and has taught creative writing at Arvon and Ty Newydd. he is currently working on film and book projects with his brother, Julian, as well as a graphic novel with Thomas Taylor. He has judged numerous book awards, including the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Costa Book Awards.

He has illustrated some of his books, and has provided wood-engravings for a couple of private press books.

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