Frank Cottrell Boyce (born 23 September 1959) is a British screenwriter, novelist and occasional actor, known for his children's fiction and for his collaborations with film director Michael Winterbottom. He has recently achieved fame as the writer for the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony and for sequels to Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: The Magical Car, a children's classic by Ian Fleming.
Boyce has won two major British awards for children's books, the 2004 Carnegie Medal for Millions, which originated as a film script, and the 2012 Guardian Prize for The Unforgotten Coat, which was commissioned by a charity.
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2012 (8) (no shortlist) # Frank Cottrell Boyce, The Unforgotten Coat, photographs by Carl Hunter and Clare Heney (Walker) 9+ – Aidan Chambers, Dying to Know You (Bodley Head) 14+ – Roddy Doyle, A Greyhound of a ... Knife of Never Letting Go (Walker) 13+ + Frank Cottrell Boyce, Cosmic (Macmillan) 9+ + Siobhan Dowd, Bog Child (David Fickling) 13+ + Jenny Downham, Before I Die (Definitions) 13. 11+ + Patrick Cave, Blown Away (Simon Schuster) 13+ + Frank Cottrell Boyce, Framed (Macmillan) 11+ + Frances Hardinge, Fly by Night (Macmillan) 11+ – David Almond, Clay (Hodd ...
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