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Harriet Castor


We haven’t approached an author for the series yet, but the proposed author is Harriet Castor. Harriet trained as a ballerina before going to Cambridge University. She worked as an editor at Puffin and Usborne before leaving to become a full-time writer. She has written many ballet stories including a series of books for older children entitled ‘Ballerinas’ (Hodder) and Ballet Magic (Colour Young Puffin). She has also written titles for the Sleepover series.

Books by Harriet Castor

Series by Harriet Castor

Famous People, Famous Lives

Famous People, Famous Lives

Entertaining stories which explore the lives of famous people, specially created for developing readers. Featuring plenty of easy words and vibrant line drawings, these books provide a fascinating first insight into history.

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