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Katherine Woodfine - Author

Katherine Woodfine was born in Lancashire in 1983, and studied English at Bristol University. She lives in London and since 2009 has worked for the literature charity Booktrust, where she is a children's book specialist and project manager of the Children's Laureate, working with leading children's authors such as Malorie Blackman, Julia Donaldson and Anthony Browne.

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Rose's Dress of Dreams (Little Gem)
Katherine Woodfine - illustrated by Kate Pankhurst
Interest Age 5-8 | Rose's Dress of Dreams reads like a wonderful fairy tale, the little girl who dreams of beautiful dresses and spends her time drawing designs for fanciful frocks (much to the amusement of her family) grows up to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 14/04/2018
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The Painted Dragon
Katherine Woodfine
When a priceless painting is stolen, our dauntless heroines Sophie and Lil find themselves faced with forgery, trickery and deceit on all sides. Be amazed as the brave duo pit their wits against this perilous puzzle! Marvel at their cunning...
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Format: Paperback | Released 09/02/2017
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The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth
Katherine Woodfine
Shortlisted for Best Crime Novel for Children aged 8-12, CrimeFest Gala Awards 2017 | Features Sophie and Lil from Woodfine's debut The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow. They don cunning disguises, mingle in high society and munch many cucumber sandwiches to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2016
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Reader ReviewedThe Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow
Katherine Woodfine
One of our Books of the Year 2015 - June 2015 Debut of the Month An Edwardian department store provides a glamorous setting for this sparkling girls' detective story, and there's something of the Little Princess about its central character...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/06/2015
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