Geraldine McCaughrean has written about 170 books and had far too much fun ever to call it work. She has been published in 41 languages and writes for every age level, from picture books to adult.
Her awards include two Carnegie Medals, the most recent in 2018 for ‘Where The World Ends’, Whitbread Children’s Book Award (three times), Guardian Fiction Award, Smarties, and The Blue Peter Book of the Year and “Best Book to Keep Forever”.
As well as 20 children’s novels and five for adults, she has retold myths, legends and folktales ,and classics such as Moby Dick, El Cid and Gilgamesh and A Pilgrim’s Progress. She has also written plays for schools, theatre and radio.Geraldine McCaughrean has written about 170 books and had far too much fun ever to call it work. She has been published in 41 languages and writes for every age level, from picture books to adult.
Where the Wold Ends – Every summer Quill and his friends are put ashore on a remote sea stac to hunt birds. But this summer, no one arrives to take them home.Surely nothing but the end of the world can explain why they’ve been abandoned – cold, starving and clinging to life, in the grip of a murderous ocean. How will they survive?
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|Sunday 21 Oct 2:45pm||8 to 12||Just Imagine! With Geraldine McCaughrean|