Winner of the 2016 Commonword Diversity Writing for Children Prize is The Ghosts and Jamal by Bridget Blankley

The other shortlisted entrants are:

Star Burn by Magda Knight

Jed Zed Black by Roopa Farooki

The Monster Orphanage by Rohan Agalwatta

A Very Modern Covern by Manon Olegasagarem

To read the entries, click on the titles.