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  • 5 stars across 33 books
    Eleanor Hawken has a degree in Philosophy, and worked as a children's books editor in London and in Bath. She was also part of the team that established the Bath Festvial of Children's Literature. She devised the fiction series Will Solvit and has written books under the pseudonym Zed Storm. Eleanor lives in north London.
    11th August 2016

    Munch, Crunch, Pirate Lunch!

    Meet the Beastly Pirates, the munchiest, crunchiest pirates to ever sail the seven seas! If YOU were a pirate, what wo... More

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    5th May 2016

    Somebody Stop Ivy Pocket

    Ivy is now the beloved daughter of Ezra and Mother Snagbsy, coffin makers, even if she does have to work rather like a m... More

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    17th October 2011

    Plagues Pox and Pestilence

    A comprehensive history of disease and pestilence, told from the point of view of the bugs and pests that cause them. Th... More

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    9th April 2013

    The Pig on the Hill

    The pig lives all alone in a house on top of a hill. He's very happy with his quiet life. He has his books, his tidy tid... More

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    1st February 2006

    Guess Who's Coming for Dinner

    Horace and Glenda Pork-Fowler have one an 'all-you-can-eat' weekend at Eatem Hall - a dream come true for the pair for w... More

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    24th September 2015

    Sir Scaly Pants the Dragon Knight

    When a ghastly giant comes crashing through the Kingdom one day, the townsfolk fear for their lives. He's knocking down ... More

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    8th May 2014

    Lifesize Ocean

    Lifesize Ocean offers a unique opportunity to see a variety of amazing creatures at their actual size. Unbelievabl... More

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    4th June 2015

    Araminta Spook: Skeleton Island

    When Araminta and her best friend Wanda go on a school trip to Skeleton Island, they don't expect to get stranded there ... More

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    9th April 2015

    Anyone But Ivy Pocket

    Ivy Pocket is a twelve-year-old maid of no importance, with a very lofty opinion of herself. Dumped in Paris by the Coun... More

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    2nd October 2014

    Sammy Feral's Diaries of Weird: Vampire Attack

    Sammy Feral's special talent for investigating weird creatures takes a turn for the terrifying when an army of vampire... More

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    5th June 2014

    Araminta Spook: Gargoyle Hall

    When Araminta throws cold water over her best friend, Wanda, to disperse a crowd of panicked bats, it's decided Araminta... More

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    1st June 2007

    Scoop!

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    1st August 2004

    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?

    Horace and Glenda Pork-Fowler hav one an "all-you-can-eat" weekend at Eatum Hall - a dream come true for the pair for wh... More

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    30th August 2012

    Sammy Feral's Diaries of Weird

    Sammy Feral is a lucky boy. His family run a zoo and so he spends his spare time hanging out with orangutans, crocodil... More

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    11th October 2012

    Don't Flush: Lifting the Lid on the Science of Poo and Wee

    This book is a light-hearted, yet highly informative study of two of the most natural human resources in the world - poo... More

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    20th March 2004

    Slow Magic

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    1st July 2010

    Jack's Tractor

    Jack takes a ride in his big red tractor with a trailer attached behind, picking up lots of fun animal friends along t... More

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    28th February 2013

    Sammy Feral's Diaries of Weird: Yeti Rescue

    Sammy's back for another weird adventure! Ever since Sammy discovered that there are crazier animals in the world ... More

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    1st March 2013

    The Great Galloon

    Like MUPPETS TREASURE ISLAND. But a little less fur. And in the sky. The Great Galloon is an enormous airship, built by... More

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    31st July 2014

    Hell Hound Curse

    Eleanor Hawken worked as a children's book editor for many years and was part of the team that established the Bath Fest... More

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    1st June 2017

    Bring Me the Head of Ivy Pocket

    Our magnificently infuriating heroine is on the very brink of her greatest adventure: bound for London and Prospa House ... More

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    1st June 2009

    Fearless

    A boy wants to find out what it's like to shudder with-fear and ends up battling the Devil himself. A dark Gothic tale. ... More

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    1st July 2008

    The Spy-catcher Gang

    Help your child learn to read with this thrilling graphic tale perfect for reluctant readers. "Graphic Readers" are grip... More

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    1st January 2007

    The Price of Victory

    Witness a tale of rivalry and sabotage at the Olympic Games. Watch the past come to life in this gripping comic-book tal... More

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