Awards & Winners

Henrietta Branford

Date of Birth 12-January-1946
Place of Birth India
(Asia, Indian subcontinent)
Nationality United Kingdom, India
Profession Author
Henrietta Branford was an English author of children's books. Her greatest success was Fire, Bed and Bone, a historical novel set during the English peasants' revolt of 1381. For that she won the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, a once-in-a-lifetime book award judged by a panel of British children's writers, and she was a highly commended runner up for the Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, recognising the year's best children's book by a British subject.

Awards by Henrietta Branford

Check all the awards nominated and won by Henrietta Branford.


Nominations 1999 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Angus Book Award Chance of Safety


Guardian Children's Fiction Prize
Honored for : Fire, Bed, and Bone

Nominations 1998 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Guardian Children's Fiction Prize Fire, Bed, and Bone


Nominations 1997 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize Fire, Bed, and Bone
Bronze Award, 9-11 years


Nestlé Smarties Book Prize
Honored for : Dimanche Diller
(Gold Award, 6-8 years )