Philippa Pearce

English children's writer

1920   -   2006

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: University of Cambridge, Girton College
occupation: writer, children's writer
award received: Carnegie Medal, Order of the British Empire, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature

Ann Philippa Pearce OBE (22 January 1920 – 21 December 2006) was an English author of children's books. Her most famous work is the time-slip fantasy novel Tom's Midnight Garden, which won the 1958 Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, as the year's outstanding children's book by a British subject. Pearce was a commended runner-up for the Medal a further four times.
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The Squirrel Wife

children's fairy tale written by Philippa Pearce

author: Philippa Pearce


Poklad v jediné růži

book by Philippa Pearce

author: Philippa Pearce

Ysbryd Ystafell Anna

boek van Philippa Pearce

author: Philippa Pearce


Minnow on the Say

children's novel by Philippa Pearce

author: Philippa Pearce

Battle of Bubble and Squeak

author: Philippa Pearce

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