Anything That Isn’t This

Anything that Isn’t This is about a teenage boy called Frank Palp who wants more than his grey, absurd little life seems likely to ever give him. He yearns to escape from the grim, war-scarred city he lives in. He dreams of being a writer like his late grandfather.

But most of all, he wants to be noticed by Olivia Pulvillus…

An astonishing novel; beautiful to look at, thrilling to read – Chris Riddell

About challenging the norm and searching for hope in a dull grey world – Our Book Reviews 


Anything That Isn’t This is illustrated throughout by the author and published by Hot Key. It has been nominated for the Carnegie Medal 2017.