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Claire McFall - Author

Claire McFall grew up just south of Glasgow in the heart of Celtic and Rangers country, and she now teaches English to teenagers in Peebles, Scotland where she lives.

Claire's work is, in essence, all about first love and difficult decisions. Her novels take romantic narratives and engaging characters and hurl them into unusual and extreme settings. She then explores her characters’ reactions to these unfamiliar situations and the new and confusing feelings that beset them in a hyper-real, engaging, deeply poignant and literary manner. She is fascinated by teenagers and what makes them tick and by the transforming power of love.

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Black Cairn Point
Claire McFall
Winner of the Scottish Teenage Book Prize 2017 A haunting YA thriller unfolds on an isolated beach. Heather Collins, Schools Programme Manager at Scottish Book Trust, said; “Congratulations to Claire McFall on winning the inaugural Scottish Teenage Book prize which...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/08/2015
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Bombmaker
Claire McFall
In this thrilling future-set story in which Scotland and England have divided and set up a frontier between the two countries, Lizzie, a young Scottish girl, is forced into a terrorist gang. Ruthless gang master Alexander will do anything to...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/02/2014
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Reader ReviewedFerryman
Claire McFall
Winner of the Older Readers Category (12-16 Years) Scottish Children's Book Award 2013 - March 2013 Debut of the Month A truly moving, epic love story, that's exciting, scary, funny, thought-provoking and utterly original from a debut author with a...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2013
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