Aidan Chambers

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About Aidan Chambers

Aidan Chambers was born in County Durham in 1934. After national service in the Royal Navy he became a teacher and then, for seven years, a monk. His young adult novels have been widely acclaimed, with POSTCARDS FROM NO-MAN'S LAND winning the prestigious Carnegie Medal and the US Michael L Printz Award. With his wife Nancy he ran Signal magazine and he has served as the president of the School Library Association. His devoted services to children's literature were recognised by his receipt of the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2002.

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1 year ago

A remarkable book that your children will love. Seal Secret by Aidan Chambers.
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1 year ago

You should read This Is All by Aidan Chambers. Published by RHCP Digital.
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1 year ago

Why not try Postcards from No Man's Land by Aidan Chambers. Published by Definitions (Young Adult).
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1 year ago

Why not try Postcards from No Man's Land by Aidan Chambers. Published by Penguin.
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1 year ago

This Is All is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Definitions (Young Adult).
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1 year ago

Seal Secret by Aidan Chambers from Red Fox is brilliant!
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1 year ago

Could there be a better time to read Postcards from No Man's Land by Aidan Chambers. Published by RHCP Digital.
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1 year ago

A brilliant young adult read all about love. Dying to Know You by Aidan Chambers. Published by RHCP Digital.
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