Nicola Morgan

Nicola Morgan author

Nicola Morgan is an award-winning author of fiction and non fiction for all ages and a popular public speaker. She was originally best known for her wide-ranging YA novels such as Fleshmarket (Hodder) and Wasted (Walker) but over the recent years she has built an international reputation for her extensive body of non-fiction on adolescent wellbeing. This began with her internationally acclaimed book, Blame My Brain - The Teenage Brain Revealed and was established with the success of The Teenage Guides to Stress, Friends and Life Online, and Positively Teenage. The new title for 2019 is Body Brilliant. Her reputation is for rigorous research and a warm, engaging style that teenagers and adults love.

She has won many awards and in 2018 was awarded the School Library Association's accolade for Outstanding Contribution to Information Books. Her books have been translated into many languages and Positively Teenage is being published in the US in 2019. She is a passionate advocate campaigner for libraries, and reading for pleasure and invented the concept of readaxation.

Nicola has also written best-selling education materials, such as Egmont's I Can Learn series, is active on social media and has a busy international career as public speaker on many aspects of adolescence, the brain, wellbeing, the science of reading for pleasure and how we can all live well with screens and social media.


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