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Claire King Edited Choices (10 of 10)

The Night Rainbow

“Once upon a time there was a little girl with no one to watch over her…”

“A beautiful and beguiling debut, perfect for reading groups.”

“Pea is a heroine you won’t forget.” Maggie O’Farrell

The Night Rainbow Paperback


All The Words

Thu 01 January 1970 -

Thanks to the brilliant Hayley Webster, there’s a little literary festival you can go to from the comfort of your own garden/sofa,

The Bookshop Book

Wed 01 October 2014 -

The Bookshop Book is a beautiful book put together by author and bookseller Jen Campbell which celebrates bookshops from all over the world. The Bookshop Book examines the history of books, talks to authors about their favourite places, and looks at over three hundred weirdly wonderful bookshops across six continents. Authors chatting in the book include Bill Bryson, Audrey Niffenegger, Ian Rankin, Jacqueline Wilson … and me!


Reviews for The Night Rainbow

“This is a book that demands something of the reader and gives much in return.” *****

“The picturesque setting of Southern France in the midst of a heat wave is almost hypnotic.” ****

“Pea and Margot are characters who stay with you, long after the last page is turned” *****

Beautiful, Magical, Haunting.


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