Our Author of the Month for February 2014 is much-loved children’s author and former Children’s Laureate, Jacqueline Wilson.
She has written over fifty books for children and has become renowned for her stories involving difficult topics such as death, adoption, mental health, divorce and abuse. For tackling and writing about these issues she has earned a massive readership of children who identify with the characters in her books, and in 2002 she was awarded the OBE for services to literacy in schools.
She has won countless awards for her books, they have sold in millions, and in the 2008 New Year Honours list she was appointed Dame.
Read more about Jacqueline Wilson and browse her extraordinary range of books by clicking here