Welcome to my website

Welcome to my brand-new website. I hope you like the new look as much as I do and find it easy to get around.

This website is for you-my readers-and for parents, teachers, librarians, bookshops and fans of all ages. Here you can find out all about me and my writing.

As there are now quite a lot of books I’ve broadly divided them into age-groups to make it easier to find the right book for you. If you are finding it difficult to to obtain a copy of a particular book you can always buy it direct from me (send me an email) or from the Edge of the World Bookshop (see below)

I love meeting my readers. Check out the Events Page to see some of the things that I’ve done. If you would like me to come into your school, go to the School Visits Page to see my guidelines on setting up a visit.

And to see what I’m up to at the moment, read my blog which I will be updating regularly. Or if you are old enough, catch me on Facebook at Chris Higgins Author or on Twitter @CHigginsAuthor.

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– Latest Blog Posts –

How extraordinary is this?

For the past year I have been working on a new teen book. I’ve been totally immersed in its world and conducted months of research. The world is that of the Cornish sea which I live very close to and know extremely well. Above is a photo of me paddle-boarding out in the bay, something I do most days, when the weather’s good…

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Sharjah Festival

I had a wonderful time at the Sharjah International Festival of Reading. I visited the Shining Star school in Abu Dhabi, the Gulf Asian School in Sharjah and the Ambassador School in Dubai and met many fantastic and enthusiastic readers who really value books…

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– My Books –

My Funny Family

For newly independent readers in primary schools. The adventures of the chaotic but lovable Butterfield family.

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The Secrets Club

Ideal for older primary/early secondary students because they are about starting secondary school.

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Teen Fiction

Real life novels about family, school, secrets, the faces we show to the world, the way your life can so easily spiral out of control and the extraordinary things that happen to ordinary people.

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Older Fiction

Also for teens, but more complex psychological dramas with a thriller element.

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Signed Copies

Did you know you can get signed copies of all of my books?

Simply pop by and visit the lovely Rachel and James at the Edge of the World Bookshop in Penzance. Or if you can’t get to the store – check out their website: http://www.edgeoftheworldbookshop.co.uk

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