Kiwi author, magician and bookseller, Gareth Ward has won the Sir Julius Vogel Awards Best Youth Novel award for his middle-grade novel, The Clockill and the Thief (published in 2019).
The 2020 Sir Julius Vogel Awards were announced at CoNZealand, the 78th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), and recognise excellence and achievement by New Zealanders, both amateur and professional, in the science fiction, fantasy and horror genres.
Gareth’s third novel, Brasswitch and Bot will be launched fittingly at the Brasswitch Ball this Saturday in Havelock North. It is bound to be a night to remember.
Read about Brasswitch and Bot here.