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Catherine MacPhail

  • 5 stars across 33 books
    Cathy MacPhail won the Kathleen Fidler Award with her first novel, Run Zan Run, the Scottish Arts Council Award with her second novel Fighting Back, and a Royal Mail award for Roxy's Baby. Cathy MacPhail's work is enormously popular with young teenagers, her trademarks being a mix of humour, with pacy and topical storylines. Cathy lives in Greenock, Scotland.
    13th September 2011

    White

    Early Years Foundation stage books that introduce colours and their different shades by exploring features of the world ... More

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    26th April 2001

    Tribes

    Kevin is determined that he'll never join a gang but his path crosses the Tribe's when he saves one of them from a rival... More

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    16th January 2015

    Own Goal: Band 08/Purple

    It's Jack's first day at Glendale School. He's a star goalie, so why isn't he happy when he's asked to join the team? ... More

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    28th January 2015

    Stars Shall be Bright

    A poignant and moving story of one small family caught up in the consequences of World War One. Inspired by the true eve... More

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    28th July 2011

    Copycat

    'Pinkie! Kittens! Run!' Sammy was the first ot hear the heavy thud of footsteps. He recognised the threat at once and ca... More

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    14th February 2012

    Under the Skin

    A brand new edition of the inspiring story of a young asylum seeker's struggle to build a new life with his family in ... More

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    4th March 2014

    Annie'S Choice

    A chillingly atmospheric story. Kamal loves his new country, his new city, his new school - it's a fresh start. The on... More

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    3rd August 2009

    Roxy's Baby

    Roxy was shaking with fear. She drew in a deep breath. She would not let her fear take over. She couldn't. She had too m... More

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    20th January 2006

    Catch Us If You Can hardcover educational edition

    Rory and Granda have looked after one another ever since Rory's dad walked out. These days it's Rory who has to look af... More

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    1st November 2012

    Point Danger

    Point Danger loomed above me. I tried not to think of all the stories: the ghostly sailors, the serial killer, the hea... More

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