Other Colours by Catherine Johnson


Other Colours by Catherine Johnson

Louise's father died and her mum and stepfather take her to live in Wales with them. The loneliness and lack of understanding she experiences drive her away. She flees to London where she discovers herself and the career she wants to pursue.

About the Author

Catherine Johnson was born in London. Her father is Jamaican and her mother, Welsh. After studying film at St. Martin's College, London, she started a family and began to write. Catherine has been Writer in Residence at Holloway Prison, Royal Literary Fund Writing Fellow at the London Institute and has mentored writers in Africa for the British Council. She has written three books for Oxford University Press - Hero (2001) Stella (2002) and Face Value (2005). Catherine also co-wrote the screenplay for the critically acclaimed film, Bullet Boy, which starred Ashley Walters from So Solid Crew. Catherine lives in London.

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224 pages
Interest Age: 10-12+


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Publication date

3rd January 1998



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