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Ross Montgomery - Author

Ross Montgomery started writing stories as a teenager, when he really should have been doing homework, and continued doing so at university. After graduating, he experimented with working as a pig farmer and a postman before deciding to channel these skills into teaching at a primary school. He wrote his novel when he really should have been marking homework. He lives in Finsbury Park with his girlfriend and many, many dead plants.

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Space Tortoise
Ross Montgomery - illustrated by David Litchfield
A beautiful, moving and heartwarming tale about bravery, kindness and welcoming strangers, from the team behind The Building Boy.
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/05/2018
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Max and the Millions
Ross Montgomery - illustrated by David Litchfield
Max is used to spending time alone - it's difficult to make friends in a big, chaotic school when you're deaf. He prefers to give his attention to the little things in life... like making awesome, detailed replica models. Then...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2018
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Christmas Dinner of Souls
Ross Montgomery
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month November 2017 Not for the faint-hearted this is an utterly gripping but also terrifying collection of gruesome stories told round the disgusting dinner table at Soul's College where young Lewis finds himself trapped...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/11/2017
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Reader ReviewedThe Building Boy
Ross Montgomery - illustrated by David Litchfield
September 2016 Debut of the Month There's an air of fairy tale in this beautiful and touching picture book, but its foundations are firmly in family relationships. A young boy lives with his grandma, who was an architect. She's old...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2016
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Reader ReviewedThe Building Boy
Ross Montgomery - illustrated by David Litchfield
September 2016 Debut of the Month There's an air of fairy tale in this beautiful and touching picture book, but its foundations are firmly in family relationships. A young boy lives with his grandma, who was an architect. She's old...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2016
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Reader ReviewedPerijee & Me
Ross Montgomery
One of our Books of the Year 2016 | Longlisted for the UKLA 2017 Book Award and March 2016 Book of the Month You can rely on Ross Montgomery to put an unexpected twist and an extra helping of humanity into...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/03/2016
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The Tornado Chasers
Ross Montgomery
One of our Books of the Year 2014 This hilarious and liberating story about taking risks and living life to the full. Owen's parents are anxious to protect him from danger. As they are frightened of almost everything, Owen has...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/07/2014
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Alex, the Dog and the Unopenable Door
Ross Montgomery
Shortlisted for The Branford Boase Award 2014 - One of our Books of the Year 2013 - Shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award 2013 - August 2013 Debut of the Month One boy and one dag embark on a...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2013
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