Jill Hucklesby

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Jill Hucklesby

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Jill is an award-winning writer for teens. Her first novel, DEEPER THAN BLUE, won the 1066 Schools Book Award in 2008 and was shortlisted for the Cumbrian Spellbinding Award and the Bolton Children's Book Award. Her second novel, LAST KISS OF THE BUTTERFLY, was nominated for the Southern Schools' Book Award 2009.

Latest Publication:

BUNNY NEEDS A FRIEND (6th March 2014, Scholastic)

An exciting, inspiring story based on a real-life animal rescue. When Sarah and her family find a box on the side of the road, the last thing they expect to find inside is a bunny! It's all alone, so they call the RSPCA. An RSPCA Inspector arrives to take the bunny to a local centre for treatment. She's thin and cold, and needs looking after, but the RSPCA know just what to do. The bunny makes a good recovery and meets a special furry friend along the way.