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  • 5 stars across 26 books
    Ruth Symes has written many novels and picture books, including the LITTLE REX and BELLA DONNA series for Piccadilly Press. She also writes dog books under the pseudonym Megan Rix, for Puffin, including the bestseller, THE PUPPY THAT CAME FOR CHRISTMAS. She was a resident writing coach on The Richard and Judy Show and was a judge on their 'Write a Children's Short Story' competition. Follow Ruth at www.ruthsymes.com or on Twitter: @ruth_symes.

    Illustrator Marion Lindsay has always loved stories and pictures, so it made perfect sense when she decided to become a children's book illustrator, and she won the Egmont Best New Talent Award. She lives and works in Cambridge, and in her spare time paints glass and makes jewellery. Find Marion at www.marionlindsay.co.uk.
    2nd February 2015

    The Case of the Blind Beetle

    Maisie Hitchins longs to be a detective. She's sure there are lots of adventures to be had on the streets of Victorian L... More

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    6th September 2012

    Ready Steady Ghost!

    'Shiver-me, shake-me!' said Bertie. The forest at midnight can be a scary place. Bertie has just set out on his first h... More

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    1st August 2012

    Bella Donna 4: Cat Magic

    A witch, a cat and a lot of magic! Bella Donna's favourite cat has always been Pegatha, who loves to sleep on Bella's b... More

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    14th March 2017

    Dragons and Marshmallows

    With magical animals, science, mystery, and adventure -- the brand new series Zoey and Sassafras has something for every... More

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    14th March 2017

    Merhorses and Bubbles

    With magical animals, science, mystery, and adventure -- the brand new series Zoey and Sassafras has something for every... More

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    14th March 2017

    Monsters and Mold

    With magical animals, science, mystery, and adventure -- the brand new series Zoey and Sassafras has something for every... More

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    4th August 2014

    The Case of the Spilled Ink

    Maisie Hitchins longs to be a detective. She's sure there are lots of adventures to be had on the streets of Victorian L... More

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    6th May 2013

    The Case of the Vanishing Emerald

    From best-selling author Holly Webb comes a brand new series full of mystery and intrigue following the adventures of a ... More

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    5th August 2013

    The Case of the Phantom Cat

    From best-selling author Holly Webb comes a brand new series full of mystery and intrigue following the adventures of a ... More

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