Rosemary Sutcliff was the proud recepient of the Carnegie Medal for 1959 for her Roman historical novel ( “I write
Model in Lego by Ian Spacekfrom Rosemary Sutcliff’s historical novel The Eagle of the Ninth.
My attention was drawn on Twitter to a review in just three words of Rosemary Sutcliff’s The Eagle of the
Author Tony Bradman writes at The Guardian about being inspired by Rosemary Sutcliff, historical novelist. “Thanks, Rosemary – you really were an inspiration to that 11-year-old boy”.
Sally Hawkins, who writes for the Sunday Times, was asked to choose a ‘special book’ that changed her life, and explain