John Escott





John Escott



John Escott started by writing children's books and comic scripts, but now writes and adapts books for students of all ages. He especially enjoys writing crime and mystery thrillers, and is a member of the British Crime Writers Association.

With Oxford University Press John has published London for the Oxford Bookworms Factfile series; Agatha Christie, Woman of Mystery, Star Reporter, Girl on a Motorbike, The Fly and Other Horror Stories, and The Scarlet Letter for the Oxford Bookworms Library series; The Magician, Time for a Robbery, Star for a day, Tomorrow's Girl, and The Man with Three NAMEs for the Hotshot Puzzles series; and A Pretty Face for the Dominoes series.

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The Breathing Method

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3.69 avg rating — 4,059 ratings — published 1982 — 4 editions
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Gone with the Wind, Part 2 ...

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4.44 avg rating — 2,723 ratings — published 1936 — 5 editions
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Little Women (Oxford Bookwo...

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4.03 avg rating — 592 ratings — published 1995 — 12 editions
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The Silver Sword (Oxford Bo...

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Dead Man's Island

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3.38 avg rating — 306 ratings — published 1992 — 9 editions
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The Railway Children

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3.65 avg rating — 237 ratings — published 1906 — 6 editions
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Oliver Twist

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3.88 avg rating — 159 ratings — published 1995
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Agatha Christie, Woman of M...

3.88 avg rating — 164 ratings — published 1997 — 9 editions
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