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Jocelyn’s most recent book is Shatterproof, for reluctant readers aged 10 – 14, published by Orca.



Jocelyn’s  YA novel, How to Tend a Grave, published by Great Plains Teen Fiction won the 2012 Gold Medal Moonbeam Award for YA Fiction – Mature Issues. Click on cover for more info.


Her previous highly praised teen books include Getting a Life, Cross My Heart and Seraphina’s Circle. She is also co-editor of Cleavage: Breakaway Fiction for Real Girls.

Jocelyn’s award-winning stories have appeared in anthologies, newspapers and magazines, and her books have been translated and published in many languages.