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Louise Rennison - Author

Louise Rennison (1951 – 2016) A hugely popular writer and comedian, who wrote brilliantly funny stories for teenage girls including the Confessions of Georgia Nicolson series, the first of which was made into a successful movie.

When Louise was 15, her parents decided to emigrate to Wairakei in New Zealand. Its main claim to fame is that it had some of the most violent geothermal activity in the world. "When we had Sunday lunch in the back garden, the tables heaved and lurched around, and the trees went backwards and forwards. That was because underneath the table, underneath the earth's surface, thousands of cubic feet of molten steam was trying to get out … and kill us!" Louise's dad had his shoes blown off by a rogue bore.

Louise's research for her books required many hours hanging around with 14-year-olds which is, as she said, "Brilliant - the best fun known to humanity. It's all boys, make-up, laughing and, er, that's it.”

If you like Louise Rennison you might also like to read books by Sue Limb, Rosie Rushton and Kate Cann.

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The Taming of the Tights
Louise Rennison
January 2014 Book of the Month Laugh out loud at the hilarious escapades of Tallulah Casey as she returns to Dother Hall for a third summer of drama school and – more importantly – boys! Louise Rennison has a well-deserved...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/01/2014
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The Taming of the Tights
Louise Rennison
One of our Books of the Year 2013 & July 2013 Book of the Month Laugh out loud at the hilarious escapades of Tallulah Casey as she returns to Dother Hall for a third summer of drama school and –...
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Format: Hardback | Released 04/07/2013
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A Midsummer Tights Dream
Louise Rennison
July 2012 Book of the Month. Best-selling Louise Rennison is as howlingly funny as ever as she sticks with a drama theme in this hilarious follow-up to Withering Tights. Tallulah Casey is back for a second summer at Dother...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/07/2012
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Withering Tights
Louise Rennison
A Lovereading4kids 'Great Read' you may have missed 2011 selection. Laugh out loud at this launch title of a brilliant new series by Queen of Teen author Louise Rennison. Tallulah Casey, cousin of the irrepressible Georgia Nicholson, signs up for...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/02/2011
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Withering Tights
Louise Rennison
Winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2010 (Funniest Book for Children aged Seven to Fourteen). Laugh out loud at this launch title of a brilliant new series by Queen of Teen author Louise Rennison. Tallulah Casey, cousin of the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 08/07/2010
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Luuurve And Other Ramblings
Louise Rennison
Prettily packaged in pink, here's a guide to the special language that Georgia Nicolson speaks and which is so much part of her charm. The phrase book helps to crack her meanings while the magnets allow readers can make up...
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Format: Mixed Media Product | Released 09/02/2009
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Stop in the Name of Pants!
Louise Rennison
You can't stop laughing at and with Georgia Nicolson. Now she's back with a new diary in which, as ever, she charts the ups and downs of her intense – sometimes imaginary - sex-kitten life as it ricochets from the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 09/02/2009
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Stop In The Name Of Pants!
Louise Rennison
You can't stop laughing at and with Georgia Nicolson. Now she's back with a new diary in which, as ever, she charts the ups and downs of her intense – sometimes imaginary - sex-kitten life as it ricochets from the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/07/2008
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Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging
Louise Rennison
This is teenage angst author Louise Rennison's book about the confessions of crazy but lovable Georgia Nicolson now to be released as a blockbuster film starring Georgia Groome. Louise is a bestselling author and her books make you laugh out...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/06/2008
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Georgia's Summer Holiday Pack
Louise Rennison
Two adventures of irrepressible teenage megastar Georgia Nicolson are rolled into one to celebrate the launch of her film – and the bliss of summer holiday. Readers can enjoy Georgia's first two adventures on the beach armed with the free...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2008
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luuurve is a Many Trousered Thing...
Louise Rennison
Queen of the teen diaries Georgia Nicolson is back again! Now Georgia is torn between Masimo, the Italian luuurve god and Robbie, the original sex god! What is she to do? The pace of Georgia's life gets ever more hectic...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/07/2007
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Startled By His Furry Shorts!
Louise Rennison
Snogging, nearly-snogging, other people's snogs, make up disasters, embarrassing parents and friends – loyal and not... Fans of best-selling teenage tearaway Georgia Nicolson will be delighted by her latest hilarious diary which records all the highs and lows...
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 05/02/2007
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Startled By His Furry Shorts
Louise Rennison
Snogging, nearly-snogging, other people's snogs, make up disasters, embarrassing parents and friends – loyal and not... Fans of best-selling teenage tearaway Georgia Nicolson will be delighted by her latest hilarious diary which records all the highs and lows...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/07/2006
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'...then he ate my boy entrancers'
Louise Rennison
It is impossible not to be entertained by the diaries of the teenage Georgia Nicolson. Since she started to reveal the secrets of her life in Angus, thongs and full frontal Snogging (a title more shocking than it's content) she...
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Format: Hardback | Released 30/04/2005
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