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Meg Rosoff

  • 4 stars across 18 books
    Meg Rosoff was born in Boston, USA. She has worked in publishing, public relations and most recently advertising but thinks the best job in the world would be head gardener for Regents Park. Meg lives in Highbury, North London.
    7th November 2019

    McTavish on the Move

    Pa has just landed a new job, and it's put an unusual spring in his step. But a new job means a new house in a new par... More

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    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 fo... 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 char... 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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    3rd May 2018

    McTavish Goes Wild

    It's summer and the Peachey family is in crisis - again. Youngest child Betty Peachey is trying to persuade the family... More

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    10th June 2021

    The Great Godden

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BOOK AWARD 2020 'Brilliant and impactful' - Pandora Sykes This is the story of one family, o... 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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    6th July 2006

    Meet Wild Boars

    Meet Boris, Morris, Horace and Doris, four rude, smelly, bad tempered boars. Never, ever let them into your home - Horac... More

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    2nd May 2019

    McTavish Takes the Biscuit

    The Peachey family enjoy fine meals each night now that everyone takes turns cooking. Everyone, that is, except grumbl... 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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    • The Great Godden

      The Great Godden

      I absolutely adored The Great Godden. It is a beautiful story (almost a novella in length) with wonderful characters. It feels like a future classic....

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      Meet the wild boars who are Boris, Morris, Horace and Doris. They are dirty, smelly and horrible. But will you like them if they come over and change...

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      How I Live Now

      This book wasn’t what I was expecting it to be at all and I was confused within the first chapter because from the blurb I was expecting a war time, a...

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