Tim Wynne-Jones





Tim Wynne-Jones

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in Bromborough, Cheshire, The United Kingdom
August 12, 1948

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Tim Wynne-Jones (born 12 August 1948) is an English–Canadian author of children's literature, including picture books and novels for children and young adults, novels for adults, radio dramas, songs for the CBC/Jim Henson production Fraggle Rock, as well as a children's musical and an opera libretto.

Awards:
Arthur Ellis Award
Best Juvenile (2001): The Boy in the Burning House
Edgar Award
Best Young Adult (2002): The Boy in the Burning House
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Average rating: 3.59 · 7,391 ratings · 1,207 reviews · 51 distinct works · Similar authors
Blink and Caution
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 1,642 ratings — published 2011 — 17 editions
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The Uninvited
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 1,288 ratings — published 2009 — 14 editions
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The Boy in the Burning House
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 346 ratings — published 2000 — 16 editions
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The Maestro
3.39 of 5 stars 3.39 avg rating — 285 ratings — published 1995 — 17 editions
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A Thief in the House of Memory
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 225 ratings — published 2004 — 9 editions
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Rex Zero and the End of the...
3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 115 ratings — published 2006 — 7 editions
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Some of the Kinder Planets:...
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 1995 — 8 editions
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Zoom at Sea
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 75 ratings — published 1983 — 5 editions
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Rex Zero, King of Nothing
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Stephen Fair
3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
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“Maybe life is a board game, but I never get to roll the dice.”
Tim Wynne-Jones, Rex Zero and the End of the World

“Habit was stronger than emotion.”
Tim Wynne-Jones, The Uninvited

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