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Tanya Landman - Author

About the Author

Tanya Landman has written numerous books for children and young people, including Buffalo Soldier, winner of the Carnegie Medal, Apache, shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Booktrust Teenage Prize, The Goldsmith's Daughter and Hell and High Water, shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, the Sam Swann and Poppy Fields mystery series and the beautiful picture book Mary's Penny. Tanya lives in Bideford, Devon, with her husband and their two sons. Read more about the author here.

 

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The Little Egg Band 03/Yellow

The Little Egg Band 03/Yellow

Author: Tanya Landman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/06/2012

Find out what happens to the little egg in this patterned story, filled with colourful illustrations by Shoo Rayner. * Yellow level/ Band 3 books offer early readers varied sentence structure and natural language. * Text type - A patterned story with a predictable structure. * A storyboard on pages 14 and 15 reveals what happens to the little egg through a pictorial summary of the day, providing the opportunity to recap the story. * Curriculum links - Knowledge and Understanding of the World: life processes and living things; Science: Plants and animals in the local environment; life cycles

Murder Mysteries 7: Poison Pen

Murder Mysteries 7: Poison Pen

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 03/05/2012

Seventh in the brilliantly addictive series of murder mysteries by an acclaimed and popular writer.It's Book Week, and Poppy and Graham are helping out at their local literacy festival. However, when the authors start getting anonymous notes featuring cartoons of themselves suffering grisly deaths, the intrepid pair realize that the world of children's books is murkier than they could ever have imagined. They'll have to move quickly to discover who's at the bottom of it - before fiction turns into fact...

Murder Mysteries 8: Love Him to Death

Murder Mysteries 8: Love Him to Death

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 03/05/2012

Greek (island) tragedy?When Poppy and Graham are whisked off to a Greek island to watch musician Bill Strummer marry his much younger girlfriend in the celebrity wedding of the year, they are expecting sun, sea and a hint of scandal. But things begin to turn sour when Bill's distressed ex-wife turns up, proclaiming that he's still in love with her. Then wedding guests start to die of "e;natural causes"e;, and Poppy and Graham are forced to investigate. It would seem that one member of the wedding party will stop at nothing to disrupt the celebrations...

Apache

Apache

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 05/01/2012

A powerful and emotional portrayal of the Apache's struggle for survival in a hostile world.Siki is an orphan of the Black Mountain Apache. Her mother was killed by Mexicans three years ago and her father lost in an ambush the winter before that. When Siki witnesses the brutal murder of her little brother Tazhi, she vows to become an Apache warrior and avenge her brother's death.

Murder Mysteries 2: Dead Funny

Murder Mysteries 2: Dead Funny

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 01/12/2011

Second in a brand-new series of murder mysteries. Miss Marple for the younger reader!When ageing starlet Baby Sugarcandy is found dead at the bottom of the stairs in her Hollywood mansion, it is assumed she tripped. However, an autopsy reveals she was dead before she fell... When a number of strange deaths follow, Poppy Fields and best friend Graham decide to investigate.

Murder Mysteries 3: Dying to be Famous

Murder Mysteries 3: Dying to be Famous

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 01/12/2011

Third in the brilliantly addictive new series of murder mysteries by an acclaimed and popular writer.Poppy Fields and best friend Graham are astonished to be given parts in a musical production of The Wizard of Oz. Even more astonishing is the series of murders that occurs at the theatre, targeting the leading lady. When Poppy and Graham investigate, little do they know that they are next on the murderer's list...

Murder Mysteries 1: Mondays Are Murder

Murder Mysteries 1: Mondays Are Murder

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 01/12/2011

First in a brand-new series of murder mysteries. Miss Marple for the younger reader!When Poppy Fields goes on an activity holiday to a remote Scottish island, she is looking forward to a week of climbing, hill-walking and horse riding. But things take a bad turn when their instructor has what appears to be a fatal abseiling accident. When Poppy discovers that his rope was cut, and more of the instructors start to have "e;accidents"e;, she and best friend Graham suspect foul play and decide to investigate.

Murder Mysteries 4: The Head Is Dead

Murder Mysteries 4: The Head Is Dead

Author: Tanya Landman Format: eBook Release Date: 01/12/2011

Fourth in the brilliantly addictive new series of murder mysteries by an acclaimed and popular writer.Poppy Fields and best friend Graham design a murder mystery trail for the school fayre, choosing the headteacher to be the corpse at the end. But when the first person to finish discovers that the head really is dead, Poppy and Graham set out on a real life murder trail.

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