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Jo Cotterill - Author

Before turning to writing full time, Jo was an English and drama teacher and previously, she toured the country as an actor and musician. Jo’s Sweet Hearts series has been very wellreceived and incredibly popular with pre-teen girls.

Her other Solo titles for Barrington Stoke are Take Two, Three’s a Crowd and Love Bites. She lives in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.

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Glee Club
Jo Cotterill - illustrated by Jen Collins
Interest Age 9-11 Reading Age 6+ Barrington Stoke specialises in producing books designed and written to be accessible to all readers including those with dyslexia: short extents, carefully chosen fonts and layout, and cream paper help, but good stories are...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 15/02/2015
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Looking at the Stars
Jo Cotterill
Shortlisted for the 2015 UKLA Book Awards 12-16 years Amina's family is forced toflee as refuges from an obsessive regime. Even in a harsh refugee camp, Amina and hersister Jenna's situation is enhanced by the power of the imagination...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/1970
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Three's a Crowd
Jo Cotterill - illustrated by Jennie Poh
Interest age: Teen, Reading age 6.5+. Every teenage girl's ideal dilemma! When Molly is asked out by both Oliver and Jack she's thrilled. Oliver is very polite and kind and seems really interested in finding out about Molly and what she...
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Format: Paperback | Released 13/06/2012
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Take Two
Jo Cotterill
Interest Age 9+ Reading Age 6.5+. Two girls get the better of a love rat at their prom. Fun girly story. To view other titles we think are suitable for reluctant readers please click here. A Dyslexia Friendly...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/04/2011
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Sweet Hearts Strictly Friends?
Jo Cotterill
The second title in this gorgeous new series for fans of Cathy Cassidy and Jacqueline Wilson is set in the glamourous world of ballroom dancing. Megan can't believe she's had to move 200 miles away from her home. What about...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/09/2010
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Sweet Hearts Star Crossed
Jo Cotterill
The first title in a brand-new exciting series. For all fans of Cathy Cassidy and Jacqueline Wilson, Sweet Hearts follows a huge cast of girls and their friendships, families and first loves! It really does deliver in terms of feel-good...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 27/05/2010
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