Linda Newbery

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Birthday
12, 1952
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
12, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
England

About

English writer of young adult fiction books. Her debut novel, Run With the Hare, was published in 1988.

Before Fame

She worked as a secondary school English teacher until 2000, at which point she dedicated herself to a full-time writing career.

Trivia

She taught for the Arvon Foundation, a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion of creative writing.

Family Life

She spent her childhood in Essex, England and began writing stories and poetry at a young age.

Associated With

She and fellow English author Helen Dunmore were born in the same year and both had successful careers as children's authors.