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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Chris Higgins

Chris Higgins is an ex English and Drama teacher turned award-winning writer. She has written the My Funny Family series for younger readers, but is probably best known for her teen novels, which have gained her two nominations for Queen of Teen. Here she talks to Graham Marks about how she became a writer, tells us some of her writing secrets and talks about her latest novel, The Day I Met Suzie.

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Elsie the Engineer Fairy

Daisy Meadows
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Daisy Meadows

Join Rachel and Kirsty for the biggest adventure of all - following your dreams!Rachel and Kirsty are so excited to meet the Discovery Fairies, who look after some of the most exciting jobs in the world. But when Jack Frost steals Elsie the Engineer Fairy's magical item, engineers everywhere lose their very special skills! Can the girls help Elsie defeat him and save the magic of engineering from being destroyed?

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Storm The Lightning Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Jack Frost has promised not to trouble the Rainbow Fairies again, but he didn't say anything about the Weather Fairies! Now he has stolen the feathers from Doodle, the weather-vane cockerel in charge of the weather. It's up to Rachel and Kirsty to get each of the feathers back from Jack Frost's goblins, with a little bit of help from the weather fairies: Crystal the Snow Fairy, Abigail the Breeze Fairy, Pearl the Cloud Fairy, Goldy the Sunshine Fairy, Evie the Mist Fairy, Storm the Lightning Fairy and Hayley the Rain Fairy. Storm the lightning fairy can't stop the sky from fizzing without her glittery lightning feather. Rachel and Kirsty must help her to find it before a loose lightning bolt causes trouble!

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Florence the Friendship Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Florence the Friendship Fairy has a very important job - she makes sure that friendships in Fairyland and the human world are looked after! But mean Jack Frost is jealous of everyone who has friends, as he's too grumpy to have any of his own. He steals Florence's three magical items (a memory book, a ribbon and a friendship bracelet) and hides them. Can Rachel and Kirsty find these items before their own friendship is threatened...?

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Trixie the Halloween Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Trixie the Halloween Fairy makes sure that Halloween is fun-filled and exciting for everyone! But when a gang of greedy goblins steal Trixie's Enchanted Sweets, all Halloween plans are thrown into chaos. Can Kirsty and Rachel help Trixie find the Enchanted Sweets before this special day is ruined for everyone?

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Mia the Bridesmaid Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Mia the Bridesmaid Fairy helps make weddings wonderful with her three magical items. But when these are stolen by mean Jack Frost and his naughty goblins, weddings everywhere descend into chaos! Kirsty and Rachel are about to be bridesmaids for Kirsty's cousin, Esther, so the race is on to help Mia find her magical objects (a silver sixpence, some golden bells and the moonshine veil) so everyone can enjoy a really special day.

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Maisie Dappletrot Saves the Day

Daisy Meadows
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Daisy Meadows
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Becky the Best Friend Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Make-and-Do Fairy Fun

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Enjoy creative fun with the Rainbow Magic Fairies! This sparkling activity book contains all sorts of arts and crafts for you to make and share with your friends this winter. With step-by-step instructions and glittery foil stickers, it's all you need for truly fabulous fairy creations!

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Destiny the Pop Star Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Kirsty and Rachel are going to see their favourite pop group, The Angels! But jealous Jack Frost wants to be a pop star himself. Can the girls stop him and his goblins from ruining the show?

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Fairy Fashion Doodle Book

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Nicki the Holiday Camp Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Layla the Candyfloss Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Fairy Sticker Activity

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Shannon the Ocean Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Amelie the Seal Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

Rachel and Kirsty are visiting Kirsty's grandmother by the sea for their spring break. One morning they spot a very sparkly shell on the beach and it whisks them away to Fairyland! It's the occasion of the yearly Ocean Gala, where Shannon the Ocean Fairy plays her Magical Golden Conch Shell to ensure that the seas and oceans remain peaceful and ordered for the year ahead. But Jack Frost is there to ruin things for everyone! His pesky goblins break the Magical Golden Conch Shell into seven pieces as they try to steal it and the pieces are whisked away into the oceans of the human world. Queen Titania uses her magic to send seven magical sea creatures to guard the pieces of the shell, but the Ocean Fairies, and Rachel and Kirsty must get the pieces back before chaos takes over the oceans! Can they outwit Jack Frost and his goblins and make the oceans a safe and happy place for everyone once again...? In this second story in the series, Amelie the Seal Fairy must find her magical seal, Silky, and the second piece of the missing shell...

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Lara the Black Cat Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

The Magical Animal Fairies look after seven young Magical Animals, and train them to use their powers wisely, for the good of Fairyland and the human world. But the animals have been stolen! Can Rachel and Kirsty help Lara find her lucky Black Cat before the goblins do...?

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Leona the Unicorn Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Gabriella the Snow Kingdom Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Flora the Fancy Dress Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Pippa the Poppy Fairy

Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
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Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper

The Petal Fairies have a very important job - together with their magic petals they help to make sure that flowers grow and bloom in the human world. But after Jack Frost sent his goblins to steal the magic petals in the hope they would help to grow flowers in his cold and dreary ice castle, the petals have ended up scattered in the human world. Rachel and Kirsty must help the Tia the Tulip Fairy, Pippa the Poppy Fairy, Louise the Lily Fairy, Charlotte the Sunflower Fairy, Olivia the Orchid Fairy, Danielle the Daisy Fairy and Ella the Rose Fairy to find their magic petals before the goblins get their hands on them. But this time Jack Frost has given the goblins a wand to help them - he's determined to get those petals before the fairies do, whatever it takes!Pippa thinks her magic petal is somewhere in the village flower shop, but can the girls rescue it before the goblins do?