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Amanda Lees - Author

Amanda Lees was born in Hong Kong of British parents and survived both a convent boarding school and subsequent incarceration at a Jesuit boy's school.

A onetime stand-up comedian, she teaches presentation skills to authors and conducts workshops on story and dramatic form for children and is also now a successful author, actress and broadcaster.

She has lived all over the world and now resides in London.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Amanda Lees

Kumari: Goddess of Destiny
Amanda Lees
Old enemies and new revelations make this a thrilling climax to the Kumari trilogy which began with Kumari: Goddess of Gotham and followed with Kumari: Goddess of Secrets. Kumari is a great heroine – feisty and determined but also sweet-natured...
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Format: Paperback | Released 31/10/2008
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Kumari: Goddess of Secrets
Amanda Lees
A fast-paced adventure of magic, mystery and enterprise. Girl goddess Kumari has only twenty-four hours to save Papa and her people in the Hidden Kingdom against the mysterious enemy who threatens them all. And Kumari is still learning how to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/05/2008
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Kumari - Goddess Of Gotham
Amanda Lees
A magnificent debut full of wit and humour from a one-time stand-up comedian. If you were to put a kingdom beyond the world, Manhatten, a goddess-in-training and a pet vulture you wouldn't think there would be a story to be...
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Format: Paperback | Released 21/12/2007
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Kumari - Goddess of Gotham
Amanda Lees
A magnificent debut full of wit and humour from a one-time stand-up comedian. If you were to put a kingdom beyond the world, Manhatten, a goddess-in-training and a pet vulture you wouldn't think there would be a story to be...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 31/08/2007
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