Helen Peters

Helen Peters



Helen Peters is the author of The Secret Hen House Theatre. She grew up on an old-fashioned farm in Sussex, surrounded by family, animals and mud. She spent most of her childhood reading stories and putting on plays in a tumbledown shed that she and her friends turned into a theatre. After university, she realised that she needed to find a job where someone would pay her to read stories and put on plays (though maybe not in a tumbledown shed) and so she became an English and Drama teacher. Several years later, finding herself as a stay-at-home mother of two, she decided to have a go at writing the sort of book she’d so enjoyed as a child. Helen lives with her husband and children in London, and she can still hardly believe that she now gets ...more

Average rating: 4.16 · 331 ratings · 68 reviews · 13 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Secret Hen House Theatr...

4.10 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Evie's Ghost

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The Farm Beneath the Water ...

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A Duckling Called Button

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