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Annabel Pitcher

  • 5 stars across 10 books
    Annabel graduated from Oxford University with a degree in English Literature and an ambition to be a children's author. She had a variety of jobs before deciding to travel the world and focus on writing. Annabel now lives in Yorkshire with her husband and two young sons.

    Her first book, MY SISTER LIVES ON THE MANTELPIECE, won the Branford Boase and a Betty Trask Award in 2012 and KETCHUP CLOUDS won the 2014 Waterstones Children's Prize. Annabel's work has been shortlisted for numerous prestigious awards including the Dylan Thomas Prize, the Galaxy British Book Award and the Red House Children's Book Award and longlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the 2012 CILIP Carnegie Medal.

    Visit Annabel's website at www.annabelpitcher.com and follow her on Twitter @APitcherAuthor.
    1st July 2013

    My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece

    Winner of the 2012 Branford Boase Award, this is Annabel Pitcher's stunning debut about ten-year-old Jamie, and the ... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Cat and Dog

    When Cat is accidentally whisked away in a fish van, her litter of kittens are left to fend for themselves. 'Michael Fo... More

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    1st July 2013

    Ketchup Clouds

    Winner of the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize 2013, KETCHUP CLOUDS tells the story of one teenage girl with a ver... More

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    29th September 2015

    Silence is Goldfish

    The third YA novel from the bestselling and prize-winning author of MY SISTER LIVES ON THE MANTELPIECE and KETCHUP C... More

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    14th January 2013

    Project Bright Spark: Band 17/Diamond

    Build your child's reading confidence at home with books at the right level Briony had always suspected ther... More

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    25th October 2017

    The Last Days of Archie Maxwell

    Dads leave home all the time. It's not that unusual, really. Leon's dad walked out. So did Mo's. But Archie's? Well, t... More

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    29th September 2015

    Silence is Goldfish

    'I know what planet I am, thank you very much and I am sick of trying to bump myself up the solar system when my true po... More

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    26th May 2016

    Rollercoasters: Contemporary Issues Book Box

    Rollercoasters Book Boxes will help broaden your KS3 students' reading, understanding and enjoyment of contemporary and ... More

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