Elizabeth Laird

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About Elizabeth Laird

Elizabeth Laird is the multi-award-winning author of several much-loved children's books including The Garbage King, The Fastest Boy in the World and Dindy and the Elephant. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious Carnegie Medal six times. She lives in Britain now, but still likes to travel as much as she can.

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Roger Bannister
Roger Bannister was the first person to run a 4 minute mile on this day 1954. Be inspired and try The Fastest Boy in the World by Elizabeth Laird. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Dindy and the Elephant by Elizabeth Laird from Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Song of the Dolphin Boy by Elizabeth Laird from Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
A remarkable book that your children will love. A House Without Walls by Elizabeth Laird.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Amazing!!! The Prince Who Walked With Lions by Elizabeth Laird. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Why not try Lost Riders by Elizabeth Laird. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Why not try Secret Friends by Elizabeth Laird and Alleanna Harris. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Loving Shahnameh by Elizabeth Laird and Shirin Adl from Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
2 years ago