Henrietta Branford

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About Henrietta Branford

Henrietta Branford was born in India in 1946 but grew up in a remote part of the New Forest. Her first novel, Royal Blunder, was published in 1990. After that she wrote many different sorts of books, from picture books to teenage novels, including Dimanche Diller (Smarties Prize and the Prix Tam-Tam) and Fire, Bed and Bone (Guardian Children's Fiction Prize). After her death in 1997 a prize was established to commemorate her and her editor Wendy Boase - the Branford Boase Award for a first novel.

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1 year ago

Why not try Hansel and Gretel: A Magic Beans Story by Henrietta Branford. Published by RHCP Digital.
World Storytelling Day

2 years ago

Reading is so much fun, why not read Magic Beans: A Handful of Fairytales from the Storybag. Written by Adele Geras, published by David Fickling Books.
International Literacy Day

2 years ago

Reading is so much fun, why not read Hansel and Gretel: A Magic Beans Story. Written by Henrietta Branford, published by RHCP Digital.
International Literacy Day

2 years ago

Brilliant!

2 years ago

You might love Magic Beans: A Handful of Fairytales from the Storybag by Adele Geras from David Fickling Books
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2 years ago

Excellent!

2 years ago

A great book to read during the holidays Hansel and Gretel: A Magic Beans Story by Henrietta Branford from RHCP Digital
An exciting read...