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Rachel Rooney

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About Rachel Rooney

Rachel Rooney trained and worked as a teacher for Special Needs for many years before rediscovering her love of writing poetry. She was shortlisted for the CLiPPA Poetry Award in 2015 and 2019 and was longlisted for the Carnegie Medal. She has also been a judge for both the CLiPPA and the Betjeman Poetry Prize. Rachel was born in London and now lives in Brighton.

Recent updates about Rachel Rooney

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Fears You Fear by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

2 months ago

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Fears You Fear by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

1 year ago

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Worrying Worries by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

1 year ago

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Problem with Problems by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

3 years ago

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Worrying Worries by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

3 years ago

Rachel Rooney

A lovely review of The Problem with Problems from Inis (Children's Book Ireland) @AndersenPress @zehrahicks . Thanks to @AllGumsBlazing for the heads up.

3 years ago

Rachel Rooney and Zehra Hicks

Out now! The Problem with Problems by Rachel Rooney, illustrated by Zehra Hicks. Published by Andersen.

4 years ago

International Mother Langugage Day

Yesterday was #motherlanguageday get the kids interested in language with The Language of Cat by Rachel Rooney. From Frances Lincoln Children's Books.

4 years ago

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