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Sally Gardner

Wartime mystery of identity brims with intriguing ideas

The Double Shadow By Sally Gardner Published by Orion ISBN 978 1 78062 012 1

Sunday, 1 April, 2012, 12:00am

Teen joins dwarf for lively adventure

The Red Necklace

Sally Gardner

Published by Orion

ISBN 978 1 84255 574 3

Sally Gardner hits the historical romantic fiction bull's eye right in the middle with her new novel The Red Necklace, a fast-moving story set during the French Revolution.

25 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Historical romance avoids the usual stuffiness of the genre

Sally Gardner hits the historical romantic fiction bull's eye right in the middle with her new novel The Red Necklace, a fast-moving story set during the French Revolution.

The story is neatly packaged into a persuasive, gripping read with a storyline that speeds along and richly drawn characters.

24 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Magical mix of fairy tales and history

Coriander Hobie has an amazing story to tell. One evening, when the house is quiet and the city is asleep, she lights seven candles and sits down to write a true account of what happened to her when she was a teenager.

Now, years later, she is finally starting to understand the strange events that shaped her life.

21 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

The Real Fairy Storybook: Stories The Fairies Tell Themselves

The Real Fairy Storybook: Stories The Fairies Tell Themselves

Georgie Adams, illustrated by Sally Gardner, Orion

(US$9.95, from Amazon)

16 Aug 2003 - 12:00am