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Meg Rosoff grew up in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to London in 1989. The bestselling author of ten books, she has won or been shortlisted for twenty international awards including the Orange First Novel Prize, the Carnegie Medal, the National Book Award and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Her first novel, How I Live Now, has sold over one million copies and was made into a feature film. Meg Rosoff was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2014. She lives in London with her husband, daughter and two lurchers.

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If you like Meg Rosoff you might also like to read books by Susan Fletcher, Dodie Smith and David Nicholls.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Meg Rosoff

Jonathan Unleashed by Meg Rosoff
Reader Reviewed Jonathan Unleashed
Meg Rosoff
A crazy New York romance, not that the city matters for this is about getting out of a rut and embracing the new, however terrifying. It is very charming, it is also Meg Rosoff’s first adult novel and very suitable...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2017
Jonathan Unleashed by Meg Rosoff
Jonathan Unleashed
Meg Rosoff
Jonathan Trefoil's boss is unhinged, his relationship baffling and his apartment just the wrong side of legal. His girlfriend wants to marry someone just like him - only richer and more organised with a different sense of humour. On the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/02/2016
Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff
Picture Me Gone
Meg Rosoff
Award-winning Meg Rosoff brilliantly unravels a story of secrets and surprises as seen through the eyes of twelve year old Mila. An only child, Mila is a sharp observer of the world around her; she picks up the small details...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2014
Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff
Picture Me Gone
Meg Rosoff
The hugely anticipated sixth novel from the Carnegie Medal-winning author Meg Rosoff. Mila is on a mission: a mission to find her father’s best friend, Matthew, who has gone missing. Though only twelve years old, Mila’s razor-sharp perception means that...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2013
There is No Dog by Meg Rosoff
There is No Dog
Meg Rosoff
WHAT IF GOD WERE A TEENAGE BOY? In the beginning there was Bob. And Bob created the heavens and the earth and the beasts of the field and the creatures of the sea, and twenty-five million other species including lots...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2011
The Bride's Farewell by Meg Rosoff
The Bride's Farewell
Meg Rosoff
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 12 November 2009. Meg Rosoff has written another superb book for young adults, although this will be equally enjoyed by the more mature adults out there too! Pell leaves home determined...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2009
What I Was by Meg Rosoff
What I Was
Meg Rosoff
Shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award 2007.An extraordinary story of a powerful teenage friendship that crosses all bariers. A lonely boy trying to manage the containing conversion of his boarding school meets Finn living alone in a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/05/2008
How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
How I Live Now
Meg Rosoff
A 2012 World Book Night selection. One of the best crossover children/adult books I have read since The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. It has the sort of old worldly feel of I Capture a Castle which...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 30/06/2005

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