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Sita Brahmachari

  • 5 stars across 14 books
    Sita Brahmachari was born in Derby in 1966 to an Indian doctor from Kolkata and an English nurse from the Lake District. She has a BA in English Literature and an MA in Arts Education. Sita Brahmachari won the 2011 Waterstones Children's book prize with her debut novel, Artichoke Hearts, and her many projects and writing commissions have been produced in theatres, universities, schools and community groups throughout Britain and America. Sita lives and works in London with her husband, three children and Billie the dog.
    7th September 2017

    Worry Angels

    Amy May knows about webs of worries - so many people she meets are caught in them, from her own artist dad to newly arri... More

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    9th January 2018

    Zebra Crossing Soul Song

    From award-winning author Sita Brahmachari, a tender tale of memory and overcoming loss. Lenny has spent most of his lif... More

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    7th January 2011

    Artichoke Hearts

    Twelve-year-old Mira comes from a chaotic, artistic and outspoken family where it's not always easy to be heard. As he... More

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    30th May 2017

    Jasmine Skies

    Mira Levenson is bursting with excitement as she flies to India to stay with her aunt and cousin for the first time. A... More

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    1st September 2018

    Corey's Rock

    Ten-year-old Isla has moved from Edinburgh to the Orkney Islands with her parents, to start a new life after the death... More

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    27th June 2019

    Where the River Runs Gold

    Two children must risk everything to escape their fate and find the impossible . . . bold adventure, timely cli... More

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    2nd July 2015

    Leaves

    Leaves carry out a vital job for all flowering plants, they enable plants to make food. This book provides readers with ... More

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    29th March 2012

    Jasmine Skies

    Mira Levenson is bursting with excitement as she flies to India to stay with her aunt and cousin for the first time. A... More

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    1st May 2013

    Kite Spirit

    During the summer of her GCSEs Kite's world falls apart. Her best friend, Dawn, commits suicide after a long struggle ... More

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    8th January 2016

    Car Wash Wish

    Hudson is a skilled reader of books, but not so much with people. Mum's new bloke Louis is keen to help, and in turn Hud... More

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