David Almond has written many novels - the first novel he wrote is called 'Skellig'. His books have been bestsellers in all part of the world, and he seen as one of the most exciting children's autors by a wide range of people. Currently, David Almond lives with his family in Northumberland.
David Almond has one many awards for his books:
Skellig: Whitbread Children's Award and the Caregie Medal
Kit's Wilderness: Smarties Award Silver Medal, Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal and Shortlisted for the Guardian Award.
The Fire-Eaters: Whitbread Book Award, Smarties Gold Award and Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal
Clay: Shortlisted for both the Costa Children's Book Award and the Caregie Medal.