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REVIEWS

Becoming Dinah

 A recasting of Moby Dick with a feminist twist, is Kit de Waal’s first YA novel, it will hopefully not be the last!

Becoming Dinah boasts standout

characters, lashings of sass and a warm

and generous heart.

Exploring issues of identity and gender,

whilst teasing out aspects of parental

relationships, obsession, and being Other.

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The Trick to Time

The Trick to Time by Kit de Waal review – life on the fringes of sweeping change

Kit de Waal: The Trick to Time review - In search of lost time

Review: The Trick to Time by Kit de Waal — the children who never lived

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My Name Is Leon

My Name Is Leon, moving story of racial injustice

An emotional pile-driver arrives on a wave of hype

A boy separated from his brother finds respite in an allotment community

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WHAT KIT SAYS

"Don’t dip your pen in someone else’s blood."

 

—  Kit de Waal, The Irish Times