Katherine Rundell
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Katherine Rundell

Katherine Rundell is an award-winning children's writer and a Fellow in English Literature at All Souls College, Oxford. Her books have won, among others awards, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize, the Blue Peter Book Award, the Boston Globe Horn Book Award in America, the Andersen Prize in Italy and Le Prix Sorcières in France. She lives mostly in London and a little in Oxford, where she works on research into the Renaissance poet John Donne and occasionally goes climbing on rooftops late at night.

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    • The Explorer

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 347
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 300

    After crashing hundreds of miles from civilisation in the Amazon rainforest, Fred, Con, Lila and Max are utterly alone and in grave danger....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a wonderful book

    • By Vince G on 10-07-18

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Rooftoppers

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 178
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179

    Everyone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. Found floating in a cello case, she is the only recorded female survivor of a shipwreck on the English Channel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enchanting and Exquisite.

    • By ThomasHassall on 11-08-17

    Regular price: £10.39

    • The Good Thieves

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Margaret Cabourn-Smith
    • Length: 5 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Vita set her jaw and nodded at New York City in greeting, as a boxer greets an opponent before a fight....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazing

    • By Miss SLK on 15-08-19

    Regular price: £12.99

    • The Wolf Wilder

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Nicolette McKenzie
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88

    Feo's life is extraordinary. Her mother trains domesticated wolves to be able to fend for themselves in the snowy wilderness of Russia....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Katherine rundell is an inventive writer

    • By Anonymous User on 25-04-18

    Regular price: £18.79

    • Into the Jungle

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Nicole Arumugam
    • Length: 3 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Into the Jungle is a modern classic in the making, as Katherine Rundell creates charming and compelling origin stories for all Kipling's best-known characters, from Baloo and Shere Khan to Kaa and Bagheera....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Kipling reborn!

    • By Nobody on 30-11-18

    Regular price: £16.99

    • The Explorer

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Fred, Con, Lila, and Max are on their way back to England from Manaus when the plane they're on crashes and the pilot dies upon landing. For days they survive alone, until Fred finds a map that leads them to a ruined city, and to a secret....

    Regular price: £19.29

    • One Christmas Wish

    • By: Katherine Rundell
    • Narrated by: Jamie Parker
    • Length: 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    It's Christmas Eve, and Theo - left at home with a babysitter - sees an odd-looking star out of his window and decides to make a wish....

    Regular price: £7.99

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