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Chloe Daykin

  • 5 stars across 4 books
An artist, designer, award-winning playwright and teacher, Chloe Daykin lives down a bumpy track by a river in Northumberland with her husband and two boys. Her debut, Fish Boy, won the Northern Writers Award and was published to huge critical acclaim. This is her second novel for middle grade readers.


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4th July 2019

Fire Girl, Forest Boy

WINNER OF THE GANDYS CHILDREN'S TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR Maya has to escape. She's on the run in a country she doesn't k... MoreFire Girl, Forest Boy

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2nd March 2017

Fish Boy

People call me Fish Boy. My skin goes up and down like the waves. My mind goes in and out like the sea. They say I've al... MoreFish Boy

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5th July 2018

The Boy Who Hit Play

'It's time,' I say. 'For ... It. Me. You. Us. The bench. The zoo. The question. Why?' The only thing that Elvis Crampto... MoreThe Boy Who Hit Play

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4th January 2024

Chloe Daykin Untitled 2

When an iceberg with a body trapped inside it turns up stuck under the Rialto bridge in Venice, the only two to see it a... MoreChloe Daykin Untitled 2

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