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About Peter Dickinson

Peter Dickinson is one of the most acclaimed and respected writers of our time and has won nearly every major literary award for his children's novels. THE KIN, his first book for Macmillan, was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal in 1999, as was THE ROPEMAKER in 2001. Peter is currently writing the sequel to THE ROPEMAKER, due October 2006. His most recent book for Macmillan, THE GIFT BOAT, was described by Books for Keeps as 'a masterpiece, gripping, the work of a major writer at his very best.' Peter was one of the three shortlisted candidates for the first Children's Laureate. He lives in Hampshire.

Recent updates about Peter Dickinson

World Environment Day

Kin (Bind-Up) (PB) is an amazing nature book that will have kids learning all about the world around them. Macmillan Children's Books by, created by Peter Dickinson.

10 days ago

Hug your cat day

Why not celebrate cats with Chuck and Danielleby Peter Dickinson from Yearling.

11 days ago

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

AK by Peter Dickinson from Macmillan Children's Books

17 days ago

World Dracula Day

Kin (Bind-Up) (PB) by Peter Dickinson from Macmillan Children's Books really is a monster book!

20 days ago

World Turtle Day

Who lives there? Discover Elementals: Water a great book by Peter Dickinson from Corgi Childrens 

23 days ago

World Turtle Day

Who lives there? Discover Elementals: Water a great book by Peter Dickinson from Penguin Random House Children's UK 

23 days ago

World Baking Day

The Gift Boat by Peter Dickinson from Macmillan Children's Books is a great creative read!

29 days ago

National Share-a-Story Month

Who doesn't love storytime. Curl up with your kids and The Blue Hawk (PB). The perfect read for storytime! Peter Dickinson from Macmillan Children's Books.

1 month ago

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