Ananda Braxton-Smith

Ananda Braxton-Smith is a journalist and children's writer who is passionate about communicating history to young people in new and innovative ways. She was a nominee for the Aurealis Award for Best YA Novel in 2010 (Merrow) and 2011 (Secrets of Carrick: Tantony), and a finalist in 2012 (Tantony). Merrow is her first book with Candlewick Press. She lives in Australia.

  • Merrow

    By Ananda Braxton-Smith

    Read by Lucy Brownhill

    A 12 year-old must parse gossip from local lore to find the truth about her mother’s disappearance.

    "Neen's...an authentic Everyteen whose hard, beautiful world, readers will recognize. A sparkling paean to the stories we tell—plain and embroidered, fantastical, amazing, true—that get us through the night." - Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged