Meet the My Book Corner Team

With so many good children's' books to choose from, it always helps to get a trusted recommendation, that’s precisely what My Book Corner is here for.


My Book Corner consists of a team of published authors, budding authors, TV script writers, teachers, journalists and all-round book enthusiasts offering you a carefully curated list of books that we love, and more often than not, absolutely adore. Books to make you laugh, cry, cringe and shriek. Books that fire the imagination and will ultimately shape the childhood of generations of children to come. My Book Corner has been around since 2011 and plan to be here for many more years to come.

Come and meet us, by clicking on the pictures below.

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Emma Perry

Emma Perry: Founder

Founder of My Book Corner, Emma Perry is also a picture book author. Her debut picture book – I Don’t ...
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Leisa StewartSharpe

Leisa Stewart-Sharpe: Picture Book Specialist

Leisa Stewart-Sharpe grew up barefoot and sunburnt in rural Australia, but with wanderlust calling, moved to England in 2004. When ...
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Elinor Nash

Ele Nash: Young Adult Specialist

Ele Nash has been painting and writing for ages. It began with illustrated stories of her toys going to meetings ...
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Tracy Darnton

Tracy Darnton: YA & MG Specialist

Tracy Darnton is a keen reader/writer of MG & YA fiction, and a recent graduate of Bath Spa MA Writing ...
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Kerry Trickett

Kerry Trickett: Picture Book Specialist

Kerry Trickett is an ex-primary school teacher and advocate of reading stories aloud to children as often as possible. She ...
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Laura Bridge

Laura Bridge

Laura is a primary school teacher with a Masters of Education in Children’s Literature. She loves writing for children and ...
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Sarah Broadley

Sarah Broadley: MG Specialist

Sarah mainly writes rhyming picture book stories and middle grade stories but dips into other genres if the tea is ...
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Karen Minto

Karen Minto: Middle Grade Specialist

Karen Minto read English at King’s College, Cambridge, which was a bit of a shock after her comprehensive school in ...
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Anthony Burt: Upper MG Specialist

Anthony Burt: Upper MG Specialist

Anthony has been a youth worker, teacher and learning support tutor for children with dyslexia for 20 years, as well ...
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Emma Hamilton

Emma Hamilton: Middle Grade Specialist

Emma loves imagining other worlds and spent much of her childhood hiding in wardrobes trying to find Narnia. She wrote ...
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Emily Ann Davison

Emily Ann Davison: Picture Book Specialist

Emily Ann Davison is a mother by day and a children’s writer by night. Having spent many years working with ...
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Kate Wiseman

Kate Wiseman: Middle Grade Specialist

Kate has a BA in English and Creative Writing and a Masters in English Literature. She lives in Saffron Walden ...
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Josette Reeves

Josette Reeves grew up in sunny Bolton mostly reading Famous Five books and being disappointed at the lack of local ...
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Rebecca Goodhew

Rebecca Goodhew

Rebecca Goodhew spent most of her childhood playing in the woods in rural Suffolk making bows and arrows, wishing she ...
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Katy Lagden

Katy Lagden is a children’s writer, bookseller and children’s book reviewer. She is currently writing picture books for young children. She is passionate ...
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If you’re looking to add to your children’s library, we’ve not only found the best books around, but we’ve found the best prices too. Simply click on the seller providing the lowest price to go straight through to their online store.


If you’re a publisher, author or illustrator and would like to share your book or your experience, please head over to the ‘Contact’ page and drop Emma Perry a line. Please note that we’re not accepting self-published books at this time.


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