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Ruth Eastham

  • 5 stars across 5 books
    Ruth Eastham is an award-winning author from the UK. Her debut novel, The Memory Cage, was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize, and won the Inspiration Book Award. Teachers voted it best story in the UK Literacy Association Book Award, and it won and was shortlisted for many other regional prizes. The Memory Cage was also nominated for the prestigious Carnegie Medal. Her second book, The Messenger Bird, won and was shortlisted for many local authority book prizes and its Enigma Code themes made it a featured book at the famous Bletchley Park. Ruth is a popular speaker in schools, in the UK and abroad, fascinating children with the real life mysteries and dramas behind these and her other books: Arrowhead, The Jaguar Trials and, her latest novel, The Warrior in the Mist. Ruth has lived in New Zealand, Australia and Italy and has two daughters.
    7th September 2017

    The Warrior in the Mist: The invaders are coming. The battle is about to begin.

    'Their bodies flickered strangely - transparent, blueish, as if they were made of flames. With a jolt, he realised that ... More

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    3rd May 2018

    The Jaguar Trials: Play the game. Escape the jungle.

    Cats have nine lives. Ben has one. Keeping it will test him to the very limit. An Amazon expedition gone wrong throws Be... More

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    3rd May 2018

    The Messenger Bird: The truth can be a dangerous thing

    Enemies on all sides. Nathan doesn't know who he can trust. It's a race against time. Get Dad out of prison. Mend a brok... More

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    1st June 2017

    The Memory Cage: Alex has survived a war. Now his mind is the enemy.

    No child should have to live through a war. No child should have to see what Alex has seen. He's locked it all away in... More

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    1st February 2018

    Arrowhead: An ancient Viking curse has risen

    When a playground scrap becomes a fight to the death, and an ancient curse awakes, Jack and Emma must uncover the arrowh... More

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