Eva Ibbotson

Eva Ibbotson

Bio

Eva Ibbotson, born Maria Charlotte Michelle Wiesner (21 January 1925 – 20 October 2010), was an Austrian-born British novelist, known for her children’s books. Some of her novels for adults have been successfully reissued for the young adult market in recent years. For the historical novel Journey to the River Sea (Macmillan, 2001), she won the Smarties Prize in category 9–11 years, garnered unusual commendation as runner up for the Guardian Prize, and made the Carnegie, Whitbread, and Blue Peter shortlists. She was a finalist for the 2010 Guardian Prize at the time of her death. Her last book, The Abominables, was one of eight books on the longlist for the same award in 2012.

Eva Ibbotson

Eva Ibbotson

Books

Eva Ibbotson
Jean Webster
Eva Ibbotson
Johanna Spyri

Series

Puffin Classics
Jean Webster
Johanna Spyri
promo_SHOP