I write humorous stories about children getting into mischief, having adventures, falling out with their families and generally battling with the silliness and unpredictability of life.

I also write scripts for TV and radio. I live in Leeds with my family and crazy dog. I love visiting schools and libraries - feel free to contact me.

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Jessica Haggerthwaite: Witch Dispatcher

"A thoughtful and entertaining story"
- The Guardian

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I am happy to visit schools and libraries to talk to children about my books and to share my passion for writing and children's literature. Find out more