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)
At last I can share the cover of my next book, THE GRAVEYARD RIDDLE! Designed by Scholastic UK and illustrated by the brilliant Mike Lowery, this book sees a return to the residents...
Thank you to Katherine Rundell and Bloomsbury Publishers for creating and editing this beautiful collection - The Book of Hopes. Including contributions from illustrators,...
It's publication day! The House Of Clouds is out NOW. Thank you to the wonderful Barrington Stoke for being such a joy to work with as always. And a HUGE thanks to the brilliant...