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Jacqueline Wilson was born in Bath, England on December 17, 1945. She always wanted to be a writer and as a teenager, started working as a journalist for Jackie magazine. Since becoming a full-time writer, she has written numerous novels including The Dare Game; Bad Girls; The Worry Website; Lola Rose; The Diamond Girls; Clean Break; and Hetty Feather. Her novels have been adapted numerous times for television, and commonly deal with such difficult topics as adoption, divorce, and mental illness. She has also won numerous awards including the Guardian Children's Fiction Award for The Illustrated Mum; the Smarties Prize, the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the Children's Book Award for Double Act; The Young Telegraph/Fully Booked Award in 1995 for The Bed and Breakfast Star; and the 2002 Blue Peter People's Choice Award for The Story of Tracy Beaker. In 2015 she made the New Zealand Best Seller List with her title The Butterfly Club. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Double Act 743 copies, 15 reviews
The Story of Tracy Beaker 677 copies, 15 reviews
The Illustrated Mum 653 copies, 9 reviews
Candyfloss 556 copies, 10 reviews
The Suitcase Kid 491 copies, 5 reviews
Girls in Love 490 copies, 6 reviews
Vicky Angel 471 copies, 6 reviews
The Lottie Project 462 copies, 7 reviews
Bad Girls 456 copies, 3 reviews
Best Friends 456 copies, 10 reviews
Girls Under Pressure 389 copies, 4 reviews
The Dare Game 381 copies, 4 reviews
Lola Rose 372 copies, 5 reviews
Girls Out Late 368 copies, 4 reviews
Secrets 349 copies, 4 reviews
The Diamond Girls 347 copies, 2 reviews
The Bed and Breakfast Star 342 copies, 7 reviews
Midnight 341 copies, 3 reviews
Girls in Tears 328 copies, 3 reviews
Dustbin Baby 326 copies, 5 reviews
My Sister Jodie 318 copies, 13 reviews
Sleepovers 315 copies, 4 reviews
Hetty Feather 307 copies, 5 reviews
Cookie 295 copies, 7 reviews
The Worry Website 293 copies, 4 reviews
Clean Break 256 copies, 4 reviews
Kiss 253 copies, 2 reviews
Starring Tracy Beaker 244 copies, 4 reviews
Love Lessons 234 copies, 4 reviews
Cliffhanger 229 copies, 5 reviews
Buried Alive! 217 copies, 5 reviews
Jacky Daydream 216 copies, 3 reviews
The Mum-Minder 209 copies, 2 reviews
The Cat Mummy 197 copies, 1 review
Little Darlings 196 copies, 3 reviews
The Longest Whale Song 176 copies, 2 reviews
Sapphire Battersea 172 copies, 3 reviews
How to Survive Summer Camp 169 copies, 1 review
Glubbslyme 169 copies, 1 review
Lily Alone 153 copies, 4 reviews
The Worst Thing About My Sister 153 copies, 3 reviews
Lizzie Zipmouth 145 copies
Emerald Star 144 copies, 4 reviews
The Werepuppy 127 copies, 1 review
Diamond 123 copies
Queenie 121 copies, 3 reviews
My Secret Diary 94 copies
Opal Plumstead 90 copies
Mr. Cool (I Am Reading) 82 copies, 1 review
Katy 68 copies, 3 reviews
Clover Moon 63 copies
Wave Me Goodbye 62 copies, 1 review
The Butterfly Club 62 copies, 1 review
Paws and Whiskers 61 copies, 1 review
Rent a Bridesmaid 58 copies, 2 reviews
The Tracy Beaker Trilogy 54 copies, 1 review
Totally Jacqueline Wilson 43 copies, 1 review
My Brother Bernadette 42 copies, 1 review
The Werepuppy on Holiday 36 copies, 2 reviews
Twin Tales 28 copies
Monster Eyeballs 28 copies, 1 review
Girls In Love 28 copies
Butterfly Beach 26 copies
Rose Rivers 25 copies
Love Frankie 24 copies, 1 review
Video Rose 23 copies, 1 review
Twin Trouble 23 copies
Rapunzel (Everystory) (Adapter) 22 copies, 1 review
Waiting for the Sky to Fall 20 copies, 2 reviews
Big Day Out 20 copies
Bad Girls (Nick Hern Books) 17 copies, 1 review
The Power of the Shade 15 copies, 1 review
Falling Apart 15 copies
The Left Outs 14 copies
Amber 12 copies
Happy Holidays 10 copies
Let's Pretend 8 copies
Snap 8 copies
Deep Blue 7 copies
Baby Love 6 copies
Jimmy Jelly 6 copies
Eating Words for Breakfast (Foreword) 6 copies
Truth Or Dare 5 copies
Rat Race 4 copies
Lonely hearts 4 copies
The Runaway Girls (Private) 4 copies, 1 review
Supersleuth 3 copies
This Girl 3 copies
Impact 3 copies
Koss 2 copies
Tajomstvá 1 copy
Diamantky 1 copy
The Railway Children (Introduction, some editions) 4,951 copies, 68 reviews
An Episode of Sparrows (Foreword, some editions) 598 copies, 5 reviews
Free? Stories About Human Rights (Foreword) 107 copies, 3 reviews
An Oxford Book of Christmas Stories (Contributor) 62 copies, 1 review
Centuries of Stories (Contributor) 49 copies
Shining On: 11 Star Authors' Illuminating Stories (Contributor) 48 copies, 1 review
Love and Longing: A Collection of Classic Poetry and Prose (Introduction, some editions) 14 copies
Love Stories (Contributor) 8 copies
Winter's Crimes 10 (Contributor) 6 copies
Sisters (Mammoth Contents) (Contributor) 1 copy

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