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GIRL IN THE MIRROR

Developed with arts council funding through Wasafiri on TLC Chapter and Verse programme.

An intimate family portrait that follows the life of Muriel; girl, wife then mother, through working class Manchester in the first half of the twentieth century. An uplit historical drama with heart and warmth. 

WHEN POLLY JUMPED OVER THE MOON

A story for young children, part of this collection of ten prize winning stories, chosen by Michael Rosen and published by Walker Books.

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Books for Children and YA

GIRL IN THE BOX

In a family full of magicians, Alice just wants to be noticed, but her life is slipping by like a string of silk handkerchiefs. It takes one, hot week in a Blackpool summer to show her who she can be and what special skill she has to be part of the act, the Girl In The Box. A coming of age YA story, will be published with Matador in 2020.

THE PASSENGER - Sci-Fi YA

History will set her free, freedom will tear her world apart. The near future and Red's 16th birthday present is a visit to The Archive for her first Passenger experience. As she channel hoops through a dangerous past, she discovers truths about her family that push her to choose between them and the rebellion.

THERE'S A MERMAID IN MY GARDEN - MG adventure novel. When Tilly moves to a remote Cornish Village she doesn't know how to fit in until an unexpected visitor shows her a way.

SHE WHO DARES

A creative, non-fiction handbook on the experiences of outdoor pursuits, inspired by the women's group - She Who Dares

 
 

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