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Diana Hendry - Author

Diana Hendry was born in Wirral and grew up by the sea. She has published more than forty books for children and teenagers. She won a Whitbread Award for Harvey Angell and a Scottish Arts Council Book Award for Harvey Angell Beats Time. One of her picture books, The Very Noisy Night, was adapted into a show by Blunderbus Theatre Company. Diana has also written four poetry collections for adults and children. She regularly tutors a group of teenagers at the Arvon Foundation's centre in Moniack Mhor. She lives in Edinburgh.

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Diana Hendry
Shortlisted for the 2013 Scottish Children's Book Award & for the Costa Children's Book Awards 2012 Award-winning Diana Hendry brilliantly creates a web of intrigue that is totally plausible to its young creator. In post-war England Natalie, growing up poor...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/07/2012
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