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Almond was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1951 and raised in neighbouring Felling. His father was an office manager ...

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David Almond was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1951 and grew up in the ... part-human 'creature' who transforms the lives of two young children forever, was  ...

www.theguardian.com/culture/2010/aug/21/david-almond-skellig-writing-books

Aug 20, 2010 ... Skellig author David Almond, pictured at his home in Humshaugh ... It tells the story of Michael, a 10-year-old boy whose easy life has been ...

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Things you didn't know about David Almond. I once held the school high-jump record – 5 ft 2.5 inches. I have a pet rabbit called Bill who can grunt. I dream about ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookreviews/8709155/A-Page-in-the-Life-David-Almond.html

Aug 22, 2011 ... Helen Brown meets David Almond, the novelist who recasts Catholic imagery to unsettling effect.

www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/3562549/David-AlmondStory-is-a-kind-of-redemption.html

Oct 25, 2008 ... When David Almond was seven, the second child of four in a Catholic ... and his family's Catholicism, made the big issues of life and death, sin ...

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David Almond is a British children's writer who has penned several novels, ... David Almond's Followers (432) .... tags: childhood, existence, growing-up, life.

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His second novel, "Kit' s Wilderness," won the Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature for young adults. David Almond lives in Newcastle, England, ...

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Jul 30, 2017 ... David Almond biography: David Almond, in his own words: I was born in ... The Tightrope Walkers has lots of connections with my own life.