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Anna Branford

Anna Branford

  • 5 stars across 26 books
Anna Branford was born on the Isle of Man, but spent her childhood in Sudan, Papua New Guinea
and Australia. Once, when she was very itchy with the chicken pox, her dad read her The Very Hungry Caterpillar thirty times in a row. Anna lectures in Sociology at Victoria University, Australia, and spends her evenings writing stories, kept company by a furry black cat called Florence. Visit Anna's website at www.annabranford.com.

Sam Wilson graduated from Kingston University in 1999. The Violet Mackerel books are the first titles she has illustrated for children. She says, "It has been such fun drawing Violet, she is a gorgeous character with such an adventurous spirit." Sam lives in the Gloucestershire countryside. Visit Sam's website at www.samwilsonillustration.com.
1st August 2013

Violet Mackerel's Personal Space

Meet Violet Mackerel - a girl with a mission to think outside the box. Violet invents her "Theory of Leaving Small Thin... MoreViolet Mackerel's Personal Space

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5th February 2015

Violet Mackerel's Pocket Protest

The sixth delightful story about Violet Mackerel, lovable girl-next-door! Sixth book in the Violet Mackerel series, for... MoreViolet Mackerel's Pocket Protest

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3rd January 2013

Violet Mackerel's Natural Habitat

A character series for 6-9s featuring the funny, quirky Violet Mackerel - a girl with a mission to think outside the box... MoreViolet Mackerel's Natural Habitat

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3rd May 2012

Violet Mackerel's Remarkable Recovery

A new character series for 6-9s featuring the funny, quirky Violet Mackerel - a girl with a mission to think outside the... MoreViolet Mackerel's Remarkable Recovery

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3rd May 2012

Violet Mackerel's Brilliant Plot

A new character series for 6-9s featuring the funny, quirky Violet Mackerel - a girl with a mission to think outside... MoreViolet Mackerel's Brilliant Plot

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2nd January 2014

Violet Mackerel's Possible Friend

Violet Mackerel is moving house - and using her theories to help make friends! Violet Mackerel has just moved house. Sh... MoreViolet Mackerel's Possible Friend

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