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Caleb Krisp - Author

Caleb Krisp was raised by militant librarians who fed him a constant diet of nineteenth-century literature and room temperature porridge. He graduated from the University of Sufferance with a degree in Whimsy and set out to make his mark in the world as a writer. Years of toil and failure followed, until, following a brief stint working in a locked box, Caleb moved to an abandoned cottage deep in the woods and devoted himself to writing about the adventures of a twelve-year-old lady's maid of no importance. Caleb has a strong dislike of pastry chefs and certain domesticated rabbits. His only communication with the outside world is via Morse code or kettle drum. He trusts no one. Read a Q&A with the author.

Photo taken from Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency Author page.

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Reader ReviewedBring Me the Head of Ivy Pocket
Caleb Krisp - illustrated by John Kelly
In a nutshell: intriguing, sometimes scary and totally original adventure with the one and only Ivy Pocket As her many fans will testify, anything is possible with Ivy Pocket, and this volume brings her extraordinary adventures to a suitably thrilling...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2017
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Somebody Stop Ivy Pocket
Caleb Krisp - illustrated by John Kelly
The irresistible Ivy Pocket bounces back after the adventures recounted so brilliantly in Anyone But Ivy Pocket, as self-willed and gloriously self-deluded as ever! She believes she's been adopted by a benevolent couple, the Snagsbys of Snagsbys Economic Funerals, but...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/05/2016
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Reader ReviewedAnyone but Ivy Pocket
Caleb Krisp - illustrated by John Kelly
One of our Books of the Year 2016 | January 2016 Debut of the Month Meet Ivy Pocket, junior lady's maid, and one of the most delightful fictional creations readers are ever likely to encounter. Sacked by her employer after...
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Format: Paperback | Released 14/01/2016
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Reader ReviewedAnyone but Ivy Pocket
Caleb Krisp - illustrated by John Kelly
One of our Books of the Year 2015 - April 2015 Debut of the Month Meet Ivy Pocket, junior lady's maid, and one of the most delightful fictional creations readers are ever likely to encounter. Sacked by her employer after...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 09/04/2015
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www.ivypocketbooks.com/

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