UKYA Books of the Year: Heart-Shaped Bruise by Tanya Byrne December 19, 2012 by K Nominated by writer and journalist Catherine Cooper: “I loved Heart Shaped Bruise because she was writing about a character the reader had every reason not to like and yet somehow make her likeable.” Advertisements Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Author: K YA writer. Voracious reader. Feminist. Home educator. Addicted to tea and Twitter.