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Heather Dyer

  • 5 stars across 11 books
    Heather Dyer is an award-winning children's author. Her books, 'The Boy in the Biscuit Tin', 'The Fish in Room 11' and 'The Girl with the Broken Wing' have been published and republished with Chicken House. She grew up in North Wales, which has inspired the settings for many of her stories. Her books have been broadcast on Radio 4, translated into several languages, and are studied in schools at Key Stage 2. Heather teaches creative writing and is a Royal Literary Fund fellow at Aberystwyth University.
    14th May 2014

    The Flying Bedroom

    Elinor's bedroom looks ordinary. But it's not. When Elinor goes to sleep, her bedroom can fly...Elinor never knows where... More

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    2nd October 2006

    The Girl with the Broken Wing

    The twins are in bed when it happens. They hear a sound like a wet cabbage hitting the wall, then a clattering on ... More

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    7th January 2013

    The Boy in the Biscuit Tin

    When Ibby is sent to stay with her aunt, she discovers her two troublesome boy cousins, Francis and Alex, playing ... More

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    7th January 2013

    The Girl with the Broken Wing

    The twins are in bed when it happens: they hear a sound like a wet cabbage hitting the wall, a clattering on the r... More

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    7th January 2013

    The Fish in Room 11

    Toby lives a lonely life at the seaside hotel where he was abandoned as a baby \- until he finds a pale, thin girl lying... More

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    4th April 2017

    Magic In The City

    Brothers Jake and Simon Grubb aren't thrilled when they have to leave their home in Canada to move in with their cousin ... More

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    1st February 2018

    The Girl with the Broken Wing (2017 reissue)

    The twins are in bed when it happens: they hear a sound like a wet cabbage hitting the wall, a clatter... More

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    4th June 2007

    The Boy in the Biscuit Tin

    When Ibby is sent to stay with her aunt, she discovers her two troublesome boy cousins, Francis and Alex, playing with a... More

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    4th April 2005

    The Fish in Room 11

    Toby lives a lonely life in his pyjamas at the seaside hotel where he was abandoned as a baby - until the day he's sent ... More

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    7th June 2018

    The Fish in Room 11 (2018 reissue)

    Toby lives a lonely life at the seaside hotel where he was abandoned as a baby - until he finds a girl lying on th... More

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