All in the Family by Tony Bradman
  

Synopsis

All in the Family by Tony Bradman

A collection of specially commissioned short stories celebrating the diversity of family life. From warring step families to an extended family in Jamaica, you'll find every kind of family in this book. Writers include big name authors such as the award-winning Linda Newbery, through to rising stars such as Jo Nadin and Tim Wynne Jones and fresh new voices like Helen Williams, each with their own unique take on family life.

About the Author

Tony Bradman

Tony Bradman was born in 1954 (not during the Jurassic era, as his children have been known to claim). He went to school in London, and then Cambridge University. After university he worked in the music press, then became Deputy Editor of Parents magazine, and began reviewing children’s books. He had his first book for children published in 1985 and became a full-time author in 1987.

Tony loves films and popular culture. He lives in Beckenham, Kent with his wife Sally and their three children Emma, Helen and Thomas and Rufus the cat.

TONY BRADMAN Q&A:

If you were a Viking warrior, what would your name be? And what about your battle cry?

Which of the places in the book would you most like to visit: Russia, Norway or Constantinople? Why?

If you were a Viking warrior, and could have any person from history/film/books in your gang – who would you choose? And Why? What would the gang be called?

I’d pick all the great Viking warriors – Harald Hardnut, Erik Bloodaxe, the Godwin brothers Tostig and Harold, maybe Thor the Norse God, Beowulf, Aragorn, Gimli, Legolas, Boromir and Faramir from Lord of the Rings and loads of others. What would we be called? Why The Cool Vikings, of course!

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
144 pages

Author

Tony Bradman
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Author's Website

www.tonybradman.com/

Publisher

A & C Black Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st May 2009

ISBN

9781408100875


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