Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Chris Higgins

Author Links

Chris Higgins

  • 5 stars across 30 books

    Chris Higgins was born and brought up in South Wales. She now lives in Cornwall with her husband, 4 children, a sheepdog, a rabbit and a goldfish that will be 21 this year!
    For many years she worked as a Secondary school teacher in English and Drama. Chris loves theatre and between writing helps at the Minack, the open-air theatre on the cliffs near Lands End.
    Chris also loves to travel and is a great believer in taking control of your own life and making the most of your opportunities.
    Chris`s novels deal with issues that every teenager can identify with.

    1st June 2014

    My Funny Family

    (4 reviews)
    Review
    20th January 1994

    Would You Rather?

    Would you rather drink snail squash or eat mashed worms? Help a witch make stew? Tickle a monkey? Or maybe - if you coul... More

    (3 reviews)
    Review
    3rd July 2014

    My Funny Family Moves House

    It's a tight squeeze as usual in the Butterfield house, and with baby Will's stuff taking up all the room it's getting e... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    7th June 2012

    The Secrets Club: Alice in the Spotlight

    Join Alice, Tash, Dani and Lissa, the girls in The Secrets Club, as they begin their new lives at secondary school. Th... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    14th June 2018

    A Boy Called Ocean

    One boy stranded at sea. One girl back on land. One ocean between them. The only thing willing him to survive ... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    2nd June 2016

    My Funny Family Down Under

    The Butterfields are on the other side of the world visiting Uncle Bruce and Aunty Sheila. Australian life is unlike any... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    12th January 2017

    Trouble Next Door

    From much loved author Chris Higgins and acclaimed illustrator Emily MacKenzie comes a charming new young fiction series... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    7th March 2013

    The Day I Met Suzie

    'My boyfriend could get into trouble if he gets caught. He could go to jail.' I moan softly. 'So could I.' 'Anything ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th June 2013

    My Funny Family Gets Bigger

    It's the new school term and, as the baby inside Mum's tummy gets bigger and bigger, the family begins to plan for Chris... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    4th February 2010

    Pride and Penalties

    Charlotte doesn't want a lot - just to play rugby and for her dad to be proud of her. But her brother Will is the rugb... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    Image to show page is loading Show More Books

    New Book

    Most Popular Book

    Recent Reviews

    • My Funny Family

      My Funny Family

      I liked reading this book because it was about a strange and odd family that do lots of funny things. The story was like a poem and it wasn't very har...

    • My Funny Family

      My Funny Family

      Advertised as a book that will have you falling off your seat with laughter... it didn't quite manage this for either myself or my 4 year old.

      A pl...

    • Trouble Next Door

      Trouble Next Door

      by Chloe96

      This book was short but it was really funny. If there was another book like this I would read it....

    Series by
    Chris Higgins