Jacqueline Wilson by John Bankston
  

Jacqueline Wilson

Written by John Bankston
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Jacqueline Wilson by John Bankston

When Jacqueline Wilson was 16, she dropped out of school, a choice that could have been devastating. Instead, she soon began writing for a teen magazine named Jackie. Married with a daughter before she turned 21, Wilson wrote crime fiction to help pay the bills. It would be years before she fulfilled her dream and authored a book for young people. After writing two books a year for more than a decade, she penned her first bestseller, The Story of Tracy Beaker, which depicted a 10-year-old writer who dreamed of the perfect family. Today, Wilson's books have sold more than 25 million copies worldwide, and she is one of the most-borrowed authors at British libraries. Read more about this celebrated author in Jacqueline Wilson.

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Format

Hardback
128 pages

Author

John Bankston
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Publisher

Checkmark Books an imprint of Facts On File Inc

Publication date

15th July 2011

ISBN

9781604137736


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