My name is Lisa Thompson and I write books for children that are published all around the world. On here you can find out more about me and my books and see what I’ve been up to lately.
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What people are saying...
“Heart and humour, along with a strong message about the value of family, friends and facing fears, […] make this assured debut stand out.”
- The Observer
Children’s Book of the Week
“One of our most inventive writers for children.”
- The Times
“This carefully judged, poignant story should help those with OCD feel less alone…”
- The Guardian
“Full of warmth and with some great characters, there is a satisfying mystery at the heart of this debut novel.”
- Sunday Express
“A great cast of characters and an intriguing mystery - I loved it!”
- Ross Welford
(Time Travelling With A Hamster)
“A genuinely clever mystery”
- Robin Stevens
(Murder Most Unladylike)
Yesterday evening I was extremely proud to have received a 'Highly Commended' award for Owen and the Soldier in the The UKLA book award, as voted for by teachers. This little...
My copies of The Small Things have arrived! I am so proud of this little novella that was inspired by my encounter with an AV1 robot - a device invented by the brilliant Norwegian...
Look! It's the Spanish and Catalan editions of The Day I Was Erased! The title is The Strange Disappearance of Maxwell Beckett which I absolutely love! The Spanish edition...