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Emma Laybourn

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I'm an author based in the north of England. Although I've spent most of my working life in schools and libraries, I've also had seven children's books published, as well as over 30 stories in women's magazines.
In 2012 I set up a child-friendly story website, Megamousebooks.com, to offer free online stories, downloadable ebooks and puzzles. It's proving a full-time job, but a very enjoyable one.


I've been trying to make one of my children's books free on the Amazon Kindle store. It's A Bundle of Dinosaurs: Three Dinosaur Stories , for younger children, and is already free on the Nook store, Kobo, iTunes and Smashwords - but on Amazon it's 99 cents, which is the lowest price they allow authors to sell their books at. I could make it free there for a short time by enrolling it on the KDP... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 06, 2014 03:42 • 30 views • Tags: children-s-free-dinosaur-stories, free-kindle-books, self-publishing-on-kindle-store
Average rating: 3.69 · 67 ratings · 17 reviews · 31 distinct works · Similar authors
Missing Magic
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One Thousand Lollipops
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2012
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The King of Custard Castle
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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Clone Rangers
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2003
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2012
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Monster Shoes
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A Bundle of Dinosaurs: Thre...
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Save the Unicorn!
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2012
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Dungeon, Dragon
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2008
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Doofus, Dog of Doom
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2014
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