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Jill Barklem - Author

Jill Barklem was born in Epping and led a quiet childhood enjoying being close to nature. On leaving school, she studied illustration at St Martin's in London. The inspiration for Brambly Hedge appeared during Jill's daily train journey between Epping and London: shutting herself off from the outside world, she became obsessed with the way of life of a band of hedgerow mice, later to be developed as the world of Brambly Hedge. Jill still lives in Epping, Essex.

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The Brambly Hedge Complete Collection
Jill Barklem
This beautiful hardback in its sturdy slipcase brings together all of Jill Barlem's Brambly Hedge stories to celebrate their 35th anniversary. There has always been a classic, timeless feel to the Brambly Hedge stories and this lovely edition shows...
Lovereading Price: £28.00 - Saving £7.00 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 08/10/2015
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