eBook Award Judges

Stephen Hodges

Stephen Hodges is a LA Based Film Scout, Creative Producer and Development Executive with experience that ranges from a lead role inside the world’s largest toy manufacturer to an entrepreneur running

Geraldine McCaughrean

We are delighted to welcome award-winning children's author Geraldine McCaughrean (pronounced Muh-cork-run) to our judging pane. Geraldine has written more than 170 books, published in 61 countries

Louise Keenan

Louise Keenan is a media lawyer at law firm CMS. Louise’s practice has a broad focus; she advises on commercial, regulatory and transactional matters for clients including production companies

Abiola Bello

Abiola Bello is a children's and YA author from North London. Her children's fantasy book series Emily Knight is Carnegie nominated, winner of London's Big Read 2019 and shortlisted for the People's

Angela Thomas Smith is judging the Page Turner Book Award

Angela Thomas Smith is judging the Page Turner Book Award. Angela was born in Anderson SC, She grew in a very small community called Level Land in Abbeville County . She was born to the late Glenn Lee

Kelly Rinne

Kelly Rinne is a bit of a polymath. Her career has spanned live theatre as a designer, FM radio host in a major market, and website developer for Big Three automotive as a resident of the Midwest in

Brendan Gill

Brendan Gill is one of the most unique and hard-hitting writers in Ireland today, his short stories have been shortlisted for the Michael McLaverty Award, The Seán O’Faolain Prize and The Fish Short

Allison Maruska

Allison Maruska is a YA and mystery/suspense author, blogger, teacher, mom, wife, coffee and wine consumer, and owl enthusiast. Her blog includes humor posts, short stories, and posts on writing