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Virginia Ironside

  • 5 stars across 4 books
    Virginia Ironside (Author)
    Virginia Ironside is best known as one of Britain's leading agony aunts. She started on WOMAN magazine before moving to THE SUNDAY MIRROR and TODAY newspapers. She now writes a weekly column for THE INDEPENDENT. She also appears regularly on radio and television on such programmes as Radio 4's 'Woman's Hour'. Her many books include self-help titles on subjects such as bereavement, as well as the children's spooky adventure series BURLAP HALL.

    Frank Rodgers (Illustrator)
    A childhood passion for books, radio and cinema set Frank Rodgers on the road to being a writer and artist. Today, he is the author/illustrator of almost fifty books for children, covering a wide age range from picture books through books for older readers to a novel for teenagers.

    30th September 1996

    The Huge Bag of Worries

    A reassuring picture book encouraging children to open up about their fears and anxieties to help manage their feeli... More

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    30th June 1998

    The Huge Bag of Worries

    Wherever Jenny goes, her worries follow her - in a big blue bag. They are there when she goes swimming, when she is wa... More

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    16th June 1994

    Poltergeist At Burlap Hall

    This is the fourth title in the series about a gothic boarding school - its pupils, teachers and weird happenings. While... More

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    6th October 1997

    Vampire Master Of Burlap Hall

    This is one of four Burlap Hall mysteries. Burlap Hall is run by the hapless Mr Fox and his staff of larger-than-life te... More

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