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.
Thank you for visiting and I hope you enjoy looking around!
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)
I am thrilled to be taking part in the No Limits festival at Normanby Hall, North Lincolnshire on Saturday, 23rd September. Tickets are FREE and there are some amazing...
My next 'Little Gems' book is now out! Carrie and the Roller Boots is illustrated by the amazing Jess Rose and you can find out more about her beautiful artwork right here. A...
I’m delighted to hear that The Treasure Hunters has been nominated for the 2024 Sakura Medal in Japan. The Sakura Medal program brings together 20,000 students...