Linda Buckley-Archer - Author Picture

Linda Buckley-Archer - Author

Linda Buckley-Archer was born in Sussex but spent most of her childhood in rural Staffordshire. She studied French literature and was a college lecturer for several years. She has tried her hand at all sorts of writing but loves writing for children, in particular. She has been commissioned to write articles for The Independent, radio dramas for Radio 4 and, most recently, a television screenplay for BBC 1. She now lives in South West London with her husband and two children.

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The Tar Man
Linda Buckley-Archer
At Lovereading we were incredibly impressed with Buckley-Archer's enormously well written debut Gideon the Cutpurse, a time slip novel with parallel storylines, which was 'highly commended, in the prestigious debut novel award, the Branford Boase. So, when The Tar...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/07/2008
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The Tar Man
Linda Buckley-Archer
At Lovereading we were incredibly impressed with Buckley-Archer's enormously well written debut Gideon the Cutpurse, a time slip novel with parallel storylines, which was 'highly commneded, in the prestigious debut novel award, the Branford Boase. So, when The Tar...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2007
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Gideon The Cutpurse
Linda Buckley-Archer
Highly commended in the Branford Boase Award 2007. What the judges’ said: ‘an incredibly fertile and convincing picture of the 18th century’ Peter and Kate are whizzed back to the eighteenth century by an anti-gravity machine. Suddenly, they are in the midst...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2007
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Gideon The Cutpurse
Linda Buckley-Archer
Highly commended in the Branford Boase Award 2007. What the judges’ said: ‘an incredibly fertile and convincing picture of the 18th century’ Peter and Kate are whizzed back to the eighteenth century by an anti-gravity machine. Suddenly, they are in the midst...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/06/2006
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