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Joan Lingard

  • 4 stars across 31 books
    Joan Lingard was born in Edinburgh and grew up in Belfast where she lived until she was eighteen. She is particularly well-known for her quintet of young adult titles about Kevin and Sadie and their love across the religious divide during the Troubles in Northern Ireland. The series begins with THE TWELFTH DAY OF JULY. In 1998 Joan was awarded an MBE for distinguished service to children's literature. She lives in Edinburgh and is married, with three children and five grandchildren.
    1st September 2003

    Pwy Sy'n Euog?

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    30th March 1995

    Twelfth Day of July

    Sadie is Protestant, Kevin is Catholic - and on the tense streets of Belfast their lives collide. It starts with a dare ... More

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    1st January 2014

    River Eyes

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    1st January 2014

    The Egg Thieves

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    27th July 2011

    The Lost Sister

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    1st October 1991

    Ar Agor fel Arfer

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    1st May 1993

    Maggie

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