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Stephanie Burgis

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Stephanie Burgis grew up in East Lansing, Michigan, but fell in love  with Regency England when she discovered the novels of Jane Austen and  Georgette Heyer. Her book A MOST IMPROPER MAGICK won the Waverton Good  Read Children's Award. It was also chosen by Booktrust for its 2012  Bookbuzz book-gifting scheme for Year 7 students across the UK. In  addition, it was longlisted for the Branford Boase Award and for the  British Fantasy Award for Best Fantasy Novel. Stephanie decided to be a  writer when she was seven and sold her first short story when she was  fifteen. She lives with her husband - fellow writer Patrick Samphire -  their son, and their dog in Wales. Visit her at www.stephanieburgis.com  or on Twitter: @stephanieburgis.
    5th August 2021

    The Raven Heir

    Cordelia and her triplets Rosalind and Giles have lived safely in the castle at the centre of the forest all their lives... More

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    9th February 2017

    The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart

    Aventurine is the fiercest, bravest kind of dragon, and she's ready to prove it to her family by leaving the safety of t... More

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    9th August 2018

    The Girl with the Dragon Heart

    Once upon a time, in a beautiful city famous for chocolate and protected by dragons, there was a girl so fearless that s... More

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    8th August 2019

    The Princess Who Flew with Dragons

    Sofia is the other princess. Not the crown princess - that's her perfect big sister, Katrin. Sofia is the princess who a... More

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    1st August 2010

    A Most Improper Magick

    "I was twelve years of age when I chopped off my hair, dressed as a boy, and set off to save my family from impending ... More

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    1st August 2011

    A Tangle Of Magicks

    Regency England's feistiest twelve-year-old is back! When Kat Stephenson's family arrive in Bath in search of a suitor ... More

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    1st October 2012

    A Reckless Magick

    With only days to go before her sister Angeline's long-delayed wedding to Frederick Carlyle, the impetuous Kat Stephenso... More

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