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Emma Kennedy - Author


Emma Kennedy is the author of nine books, including bestsellers The Tent the Bucket and Me and I Left My Tent in San Francisco. She has also written the Wilma Tenderfoot series for children. She has adapted The Tent the Bucket and Me for BBC1, renamed The Kennedys and is a regular writer on CBBC's Strange Hill High and Dangermouse. She is also an actress and has appeared in many award winning comedies including Goodness Gracious Me, People Like Us and Miranda. She is the Fun Editor at Tatler, won Celebrity Masterchef in 2012 and is a Guinness World Record holder.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Emma Kennedy

Shoes for Anthony by Emma Kennedy
Shoes for Anthony
Emma Kennedy
A gloriously evocative and touching read, capable of chattering with energy one minute and settling into an expressive silence the next. It feels as though the author has a cherished connection to the memories of 11 year old Anthony during...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2016
Shoes for Anthony by Emma Kennedy
Shoes for Anthony
Emma Kennedy
One of our Books of the Year 2015. May 2015 Book of the Month. A gloriously evocative and touching read, capable of chattering with energy one minute and settling into an expressive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/05/2015
I Left My Tent in San Francisco by Emma Kennedy
I Left My Tent in San Francisco
Emma Kennedy
Startlingly honest and ridiculously funny, I Left My Tent in San Francisco is the miraculous story of how the hapless pair made it back alive to tell the disastrous tale. Emma Kennedy has the wonderful gift of being able to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/04/2012
I Left My Tent in San Francisco by Emma Kennedy
I Left My Tent in San Francisco
Emma Kennedy
Startlingly honest and ridiculously funny, I Left My Tent in San Francisco is the miraculous story of how the hapless pair made it back alive to tell the disastrous tale. Emma Kennedy has the wonderful gift of being able to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2011
The Tent, the Bucket and Me by Emma Kennedy
The Tent, the Bucket and Me
Emma Kennedy
A truly hilarious memoir of disastrous holidays, mostly camping, in the 70s. How I admire her parents’ dogged determination to have a good time and how very British of them to persevere. It brought back some memories of my own,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/04/2010
The Tent, The Bucket and Me by Emma Kennedy
The Tent, The Bucket and Me
Emma Kennedy
If you went holidaying in the 70’s you will remember a time when holidays meant packing all the family in a car, including grandparents, and travelling down motorways and A-roads to get to a campsite or self catering holiday home....
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/03/2009

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