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Struan Murray

  • 5 stars across 3 books
    Struan Murray is Scottish and grew up in Edinburgh, the youngest of a large, rowdy family of redheads. His first publication was a drawing in Pingu Magazine, aged seven.  Orphans of the Tide   is his second. When he's not writing, Struan is a lecturer at the University of Oxford.
    20th February 2020

    Orphans of the Tide

    Winner of the Branford Boase Award 2021, a breathtaking fantasy adventure for fans of His Dark Materials that ... More

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    4th March 2021

    Shipwreck Island

    The breathtaking adventure continues in the sequel to the much-loved Orphans of the Tide . Orphans Ellie and... More

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    3rd March 2022

    Eternity Engine

    The final instalment in the breathtaking Orphans of the Tide trilogy, which The Times calls 'Unputdownable'. ... More

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