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Kieran Larwood

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Kieran Larwood has been passionate about stories and storytelling ever since he first read The Hobbit aged six. He graduated from Southampton University with a degree in English Literature and now works as a Reception teacher in a primary school. He lives on the Isle of Wight with his family, and between work, fatherhood and writing, doesn't get nearly enough sleep. Podkin One-Ear is Kieran's second book, and is the first in a new series.

    David Wyatt is an illustrator living in Devon. He has illustrated many novels and is also much admired for his concept and character work. He has illustrated tales by well-known authors such as Diana Wynne Jones, Terry Pratchett, Philip Pullman, and J. R. R. Tolkien.
    8th March 2017

    The Legend of Podkin One-Ear

    Winner of the Best Story Blue Peter Book Award 2017 A thick white blanket covers the wide slopes of the band of hills k... More

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    7th September 2017

    The Gift of Dark Hollow

    The bard tiptoes out of his room, the crow-dream still echoing in his head, making him twitch at imaginary creaks of iro... More

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    4th January 2018

    The Peculiars

    The Peculiars are a band of misfits, trapped in a nightly Victorian sideshow. There's Wolfgirl, Sheba;... More

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    5th April 2012

    Freaks

    The Freaks are a band of misfits, trapped in a nightly Victorian sideshow. There's Wolf-girl, Sheba, with her amaz... More

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    6th September 2018

    The Beasts of Grimheart

    The bard looks up at the three figures. They have black hooded cloaks and long robes. From the holes in their masks, thr... More

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    5th September 2019

    Uki and the Outcasts

    'EXCELLENT,' says the bard. 'It's probably a good idea for you to know about him.' 'Wait . . . him? Who's him?' said Rue... More

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    3rd September 2020

    Uki and the Swamp Spirit

    There, right in the heart of the fen, was his target. It oozed and throbbed and Uki had the sensation of a sickly green ... More

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      I really like this book because it's really adventurous. Also I love the pictures. It's really fast paced because they are always on the run. I'd reco...

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