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   Sandstorm, Cambridge University Press

Can you hear the sea?   Can You Hear the Sea?  Bloomsbury



The Lost KittenThe Lost Kitten, Magi Publications (1998)

Unique,  Alison Allen Gray, Oxford University Press (2004)

A rite-of-passage novel with a topical twist, for young adults, Unique won the Stockport Schools’ Book Award. It was longlisted for the Carnegie Medal and shortlisted for the North East Book Award, The South Lanarkshire Award, The Angus Book Award, The Branford Boase Award and the Booktrust Teenage Prize.

lifegameLifegame, Oxford University Press, January 2009

A provocative thriller for young adults. Already on the longlist for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize



ssh the moon is sleepingSsh! The Moon is Sleeping! Oxford University Press

fairy tale secrets   Fairy Tale Secrets Orchard

(Shortlisted for the Nottingham Children’s Book Award)

cassie kiss soldier Cassie and the Kiss Soldier  Orchard

The Christmas Tree Fairy The Christmas Tree Fairy  Bloomsbury

georgie and the dragon   Georgie and the Dragon  Bloomsbury

(Highly recommended, Red House Children’s Book Award)

Hippo isn't Happy   Hippo isn’t happy Franklin Watts


   Under Sammy’s Bed,  pub. Andre Deutsch + 1991 Picture Puffin

Sammy goes flying   Sammy goes Flying pub. Scholastic + 1992 Picture Puffin

     Sammy and the Telly pub. Scholastic

     Sammy’s Christmas Workshop pub. Scholastic, Hippo

nightingale newsNightingale News, Young Hippo School Series, pub. Scholastic

    My Big Brother JJ, Tamarind (2009)



    Ten on a Train, Frances Lincoln (1995, reprint 2009)

    Spooky Ride, Tango Books (2001)

   Pirate Treasure Hunt, Tango Books (2004)


   Professor Mole’s Machines, Tango Books (2004)

   Watch Out in the Jungle,  Tango Books (2005)

   The Great Bowdini’s Optical Illusions, Tango Books (2005)

   The Big Match, Tango Books (2006)

   It’s Magic, Tango Books (2007)

   Motor Mouse, Tango Books (2009)

   Detective Paws, Tango Books (2009)



   Fussy Freya, Frances Lincoln



   Cut Off, Piccadilly Press Ltd

   Fall Out, Piccadilly Press Ltd

   Soul Love, Piccadilly Press Ltd

   Bonnie Fitch, Red Fox Young Adult Books

   More Bonnie Fitch, Red Fox Young Adult Books

   Drucilla and the Cracked Pot, A & C Black

   Just Like Little Hippo, A & C Black

    Sandancers, Piccadilly Press Ltd

   Sand Dancers: Blue Moon Ballet, Piccadilly Press Ltd



    Hue Boy, Picture Puffins

    One for Me, One for You, Walker Books

    There’s More to a Banana, Walker Books

    The Gotcha Smile, Orchard


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