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Susan Gates

Susan loves writing funny books, though she says writing humour is a tricky and complex business.

Susan became a teacher before she followed her ambition and embarked on a careers as a writer. If she hadn’t been a writer, she says she’d like to think she would be a rock guitarist.

Double winner of the Sheffield Children’s Book Award and short-listed for both the Carnegie and Guardian Fiction Prize, Susan lives with her family in County Durham.

Shortlisted Title

2004 - Dr Fell's Cabinet of Smells
2001 - Killer Mushrooms Ate my Gran
2000 - Cry Wolf





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