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  • 5 stars across 39 books
    Linda Newbery began by writing teenage fiction, but has now written for all ages. She has won the Costa Children's Book Prize and has twice been shor tlisted for the Carnegie Medal, as well as for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize.
    4th October 2018

    The Key to Flambards

    Grace Russell, at fourteen, has already had to adjust to a devastating accident from which she'll never recover. Now she... More

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    9th October 2014

    Lob

    He's older than anyone can tell. Older than the trees. Older than anybody. For as long as she can remember, Lucy has wa... More

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    30th October 2009

    Cat Tales: Ice Cat

    This book contains purrfect tales about fab furry felines from celebrated author Linda Newbery. It's snowing outside, an... More

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    19th July 2006

    Blitz Boys

    A story set in London during the Blitz. With Gernan planes blitzing London, the wreckage can be an exciting place to pla... More

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    2nd May 2013

    The Treasure House

    When Nina's mother, Miranda, mysteriously disappears, Nina's father goes to look for her, leaving Nina with her two ec... More

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    2nd April 2009

    Posy

    Posy may be one of the cheekiest, most inquisitive kittens around but that doesn't stop her being the most lovable one... More

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    5th January 2017

    The Brockenspectre

    Tomas wants to be like his father - strong, brave and fearless. Pappi is a mountain guide, often away from home. He has ... More

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    5th January 2017

    Until We Win

    A hundred years ago, women didn't have the vote. When Lizzy Frost becomes involved with the fledgling Suffragette moveme... More

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    1st January 2007

    Catcall

    It's a time of change for Josh. He has a relatively new stepdad and a brand new baby sister. But for Josh's younger brot... More

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    3rd May 2018

    Girls for the Vote

    When thirteen-year-old Polly befriends two suffragettes in the top floor flat at 6 Chelsea Walk, she finds herself quest... More

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