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Jean Ure

  • 4 stars across 104 books
    Started writing books when very young. First book published while at school. Been at it ever since. Have large family of animals, all rescued. Some favourite books when I was a child and still favourites today: WINNIE THE POOH; LITTLE WOMEN; JUST WILLIAM; CATCHER IN THE RYE; I CAPTURE THE CASTLE. Favourite music: almost anything by Bach. Favourite movies: THE BIG LEBOWSKI
    3rd March 2003

    Cool!

    Michael Morpurgo's inspiring new story of Robbie, a boy in a coma - victim of a car accident. Locked inside his own he... More

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    15th February 2014

    Star Crazy Me

    A brilliant new comedy drama from Jean Ure, all about the ups and downs of seeking fame.Carmen is in Year 9 and has seri... More

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    14th April 2011

    Ice

    A gorgeously rendered wordless tale of discovery and adventure that is meticulous in architectural detail and bursts wit... More

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    5th January 2012

    Pumpkin Pie

    Jacqueline Wilson calls Jean's books "Funny, funky, feisty - and fantastic reads" and Pumpkin Pie is no exception, esp... More

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    15th August 2015

    My Dog Daisy

    Lily is absolutely desperate for her very own dog. She's wanted one for as long as she can remember and no other pet wil... More

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    6th July 2016

    The Snow Globe

    When her family's circumstances suddenly change, Abi finds herself moving to the large and intimidating local high schoo... More

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    7th June 2012

    Lemonade Sky

    The poignant, heart warming and beautifully written new standalone novel from the best-loved and original Queen of Twe... More

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    7th July 2011

    Pick `n' Mix

    The second fantastic book about ten-year-old FRANKIE FOSTER - the girl who wants to help, but ends up causing chaos! ... More

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    4th November 2002

    Pumpkin Pie

    The sixth gloriously funny and poignant book about family life in Jean Ure's series of `secret' diary stories. Who ... More

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    7th April 2015

    Sugar and Spice

    The girls of Peace, Love, and Cupcakes have a new club advisor: Blakely Elementary's zany new art teacher Mr. Quinn Dub... More

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