Jamila Gavin





Jamila Gavin


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Jamila Gavin was born in Mussoorie, India, in the foothills of the Himalayas, to an Indian father and an English mother. Jamila has written many books with multicultural themes for children and young adults. She won the Whitbread Children’s Book Award in 2000 and was runner-up for the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize. Her work has been adapted for stage and television. Jamila Gavin lives in England.


Average rating: 3.74 · 2,683 ratings · 277 reviews · 54 distinct works · Similar authors
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3.75 avg rating — 1,308 ratings — published 2000 — 19 editions
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The Blood Stone

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Eye Of The Horse (Surya Tri...

3.99 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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Robber Barons Daughter

3.41 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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Tales from India

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Grandpa Chatterji

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See No Evil

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