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Tanya Landman

  • 4 stars across 50 books
    Tanya Landman studied for a degree in English Literature at Liverpool University before working in a bookshop, an arts centre and a zoo. Tanya won the Carnegie Medal in 2015 with Buffalo Soldier and is renowned for her thought-provoking novels set in nineteenth-century America.
    6th August 2020

    Horse Boy

    A prehistoric survival adventure about a boy and a horse who rescue one another, from the Carnegie Medal-winning autho... More

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    5th March 2019

    One Shot

    After the death of her beloved father, Maggie and her family are thrown into a life of destitution. With little income... More

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    5th January 2016

    The Selfish Giant: Band 12/Copper

    Build your child's reading confidence at home with books at the right level A wonderful retelling of Oscar W... More

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    4th April 2013

    Murder Mysteries 1: Mondays Are Murder

    First in a series of brilliantly addictive, tightly plotted murder mysteries featuring the irrepressible Poppy Field... More

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    4th July 2013

    Sam Swann's Movie Mysteries: Zombie Dawn!!!

    Slapstick comedy caper starring movie aficionado Sam Swann and his faithful hound, Watson. Samuel Swann's dad, special ... More

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    3rd April 2014

    Buffalo Soldier

    Winner of the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2015, this is a beautiful piece of historical fiction told with heart and humanit... More

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    6th April 2017

    Beyond the Wall

    The story of a runaway slave girl and her dangerous journey through the murky underworld of Roman Britain, by Carneg... More

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    2nd October 2006

    Waking Merlin

    While on a pot-holing expedition with her dad, ten-year-old Katrina Picket accidentally wakes Merlin, who tells her that... More

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    27th October 2014

    Lightning Strike

    Malek's curiosity leads him into many an adventure as he grows up in the jungle. When Rugy disappears during a violent s... More

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    2nd April 2015

    Sam Swann's Movie Mysteries: Attack of the Blobs!!!

    From a Red House Award-winning author comes a slapstick comedy caper for children of 8+ starring movie aficionado Sam Sw... More

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    • Horse Boy

      Horse Boy

      by ash15

      An amazing book by Tanya Landman that our whole class read. I think everyone in my class would that this is a great book and that it is such an emotio...

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      Horse Boy

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      Review by Jithin:
      Horse Boy is an excellent book! It is about a young boy and his name is Oak. When Oaks joins a hunt, he gets separated from the hun...

    • Murder Mysteries 1: Mondays Are Murder

      Murder Mysteries 1: Mondays Are Murder

      Great book for teenage readers... slightly predictable but thrilling nonetheless....