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Kelly McCaughrain

  • 5 stars across 2 books
Kelly McCaughrain lives in Belfast, where she works with disabled students in further education, and has just completed a degree in English and Creative Writing at Queens University. She was shortlisted for the 2013 Times/Chicken House Children's Fiction Prize. When she isn't writing she also works in a charity bookshop and takes long holidays in her 1967 classic campervan, Gerda. Flying Tips for Flightless Birds is her first novel.
4th January 2024

Little Bang

A bittersweet Northern Irish romance that takes a new look at teen pregnancy, the magic and mess of first relationships,... MoreLittle Bang

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Flying Tips for Flightless Birds

Winner of the Children's Books Ireland Book of the Year AwardWinner of the Northern Ireland Book Award"Filled with fanta... MoreFlying Tips for Flightless Birds

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