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Chloe Daykin

  • 5 stars across 3 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... More

    (15 reviews)
    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... More

    (4 reviews)
    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... More

    (0 reviews)
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