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Who writes like... Jacqueline Wilson


Jacqueline Wilson is a firm favourite among children.  She creates characters that come to life on the page.

This selection of absorbing tales of families, friendships and tough situations will keep Jacqueline Wilson fans happy whilst waiting for her next book, Wave Me Goodbye, to be published in May this year. 


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The selection below is suitable for 9+ years.

Meg Cabot
Dogs and Doctors
Dogs and Doctors
Elen Caldecott
Broken Heart Club
Broken Heart Club
Cathy Cassidy


13 Hours13 Hours
Narinder Dhami
Angrosaurus RexAngrosaurus Rex
Laura Dockrill
The Night RunThe Night Run
Bail Rai


These titles were suggested by Who Next? A guide to children's authors

Who next? A guide to children's authors Who Next?

is an interactive online tool designed to help parents, teachers and librarians in schools and public libraries to encourage children and young people to read more widely. 

The tool can be used to guide children who have already enjoyed stories by one writer to find others who write in a similar way. The most popular titles by each author are listed and the information is arranged in four age groups: 

Who Next ...? also suggests suitable titles for dyslexic and reluctant readers.

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