Tanya Landman


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Carnegie Medal winning Tanya Landman is the author of more than thirty books for children and young adults.

Born and brought up in Kent, Tanya had no intention of becoming a writer until the idea for Waking Merlin popped into her head. "It came from nowhere. It was completely out of the blue."

Tanya now lives and works in Bideford and the nearby coastline was the inspiration for her Flotsam & Jetsam series.

Tanya's first books were "adventure stories with a sprinkling of magic and spoonful of humour." But then Tanya turned to crime, writing Mondays are Murder (winner of a Red House Book Award) - the first in a series of ten "Agatha-Christie-for-kids" featuring child sleuth Poppy Fields and her friend Graham. Her new highly illustrated b
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Buffalo Soldier

4.06 avg rating — 635 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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I Am Apache

4.03 avg rating — 721 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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The Goldsmith's Daughter

3.73 avg rating — 353 ratings — published 2008 — 5 editions
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Beyond The Wall

3.57 avg rating — 187 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
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Mondays Are Murder (Poppy F...

3.86 avg rating — 156 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Dead Funny (Poppy Fields My...

4.24 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Mary's Penny

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3.96 avg rating — 99 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Hell and High Water

3.78 avg rating — 174 ratings — published 2015 — 6 editions
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Dying to Be Famous (Poppy F...

4.01 avg rating — 97 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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The Scent of Blood (Poppy F...

3.96 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Mondays Are Murder Dead Funny Dying to Be Famous Head Is Dead The Scent of Blood Certain Death Poison Pen
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