The Secret Hen House Theatre by Helen Peters
  

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Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2013

Since the death of her mother, Hannah's family life has been a bit chaotic. Her father works all day on their dilapidated farm, and the four children are pretty much left to themselves. One day, Hannah finds a ramshackle old hen house in a forgotten corner of the farm and decides to turn it into a secret theatre. But then the farm is threatened with demolition. Hannah hatches a bold plan to save it. Who can she trust? And what will happen when her dad finds out?

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The Secret Hen House Theatre by Helen Peters

About the Author

Helen Peters

Helen Peters grew up on an old-fashioned farm in Sussex, surrounded by family, animals and mud. She spent most of her childhood reading stories and putting on plays in a tumbledown shed that she and her friends turned into a theatre. After university, she became an English and Drama teacher. Helen lives with her husband and children in London, and she can hardly believe that she now gets to call herself a writer.

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Format

Paperback
320 pages
Interest Age: From 10

Author

Helen Peters
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Publisher

Nosy Crow Ltd

Publication date

5th April 2012

ISBN

9780857630650

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