John Townsend

Children’s Writer

Having written over 300 books ranging from quick reads to novels, nonfiction, plays, poems, picture books and reading schemes for schools, I’m giving my website a complete spring clean. So this temporary webpage is to inform readers, schools, publishers and anyone in Hollywood I’m still here! New books and author events are on their way after over 40 years of publishing children’s books.

News of my brand new fun series of illustrated animal books will be coming soon!

From the sublime …

NEW EDITION COMING SOON FROM TEMPLAR BOOKS

… to the ridiculous?

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