The OLA Evergreen Award, the adult tree in the Forest of Reading, has announced its 2010 winner.
The winner is Come Thou, Tortoise by Jessica Grant, an engaging tail of a young woman and her tortoise.
This is a first novel for writer Jessica Grant, who has also made the longlist for the IMPAC Dublin Award.
With great characters and a unique story, this is a book that will engage the reader. Highly recommended.
* Disclaimer: I am the chair for this book award.