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Meg Rosoff

  • 4 stars across 16 books
    Meg Rosoff became a publishing sensation with her first novel, How I Live Now, which won the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. Her second novel, Just in Case, won the Carnegie Medal in 2007. What I Was was described by The Times as 'Samuel Beckett on Ecstasy'. Meg lives in London with her husband and daughter.
    4th April 2017

    Good Dog Mctavish

    The Peachey family is in crisis. No one cooks dinner, no one picks up the dirty washing and thekids are always late for ... More

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    18th August 2016

    Beck

    The final novel from Carnegie Medal-winning author Mal Peet is a sweeping coming-of-age adventure, with all the characte... More

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    5th February 2009

    Jumpy Jack and Googily

    Meet Jumpy Jack, a very nervous snail who is afraid of monsters, and Googily who is a very good friend indeed. Wherever ... More

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    7th June 2007

    Just in Case

    Winner of the 2007 Carnegie Medal, the captivating and darkly-comic novel Just in Case is a thrilling coming-of-ag... More

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    30th June 2005

    How I Live Now

    How I Live Now is an original and poignant book by Meg Rosoff How I Live Now is the powerful and engaging s... More

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    14th May 2008

    What I Was

    Meg Rosoff, multi award winning author of How I Live Now , explores the pain of first love and coming-of-age in her... More

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    3rd June 2010

    The Bride's Farewell

    With its brooding and atmospheric nineteenth century setting, Meg Rosoff's The Bride's Farewell is a romantic nove... More

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    3rd May 2012

    There Is No Dog

    There Is No Dog is the new, astonishing novel by Meg Rosoff. In the beginning there was Bob. And Bob creat... More

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    5th September 2013

    How I Live Now

    How I Live Now is an original and poignant book by Meg Rosoff, now a film tie-in edition to celebrate the release of the... More

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    14th April 2003

    Picture Me Gone

    Picture Me Gone is the compelling new novel by the author of How I Live Now , Meg Rosoff Mila is on a roadtr... More

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      This book was on the Carnegie Short List a few years ago and a large number of my pupils have been discussing it recently so I thought I had better ha...

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      When Ma Peachey retires, Betty decides it is time to get a dog. Will McTavish be able to bring Ma Peachey away from yoga and make the family ordinary...

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      I read this book to my six, nearly seven, year old daughter and she thoroughly enjoyed it. She loved the concept of the dog, McTavish, adopting the hu...

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