Susan Chandler

8 children’s books by the writer

Susan was born in Southampton and moved to London to attend the Central School of Speech and Drama. Susan has written many children's books, including the Kate Greenaway nominated 'Vegetable Glue'. She works at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden and is always thinking about the next story.

Vegetable Glue

Susan Chandler, Elena Odriozola

Vegetable Glue

When my right arm fell off, I knew what to do, I stuck it back on, with vegetable glue. If things start falling off your body, it's time to reach for the Vegetable Glue!

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Ingenious Jean

Susan Chandler, Kate Leake

Ingenious Jean

Ingenious Jean is hammering and banging, drawing and planning, scheming and dreaming. Ingenious Jean is being ingenious. Something to save the world? Something exciting? Or something closer to home but just as ingenious...

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4+ years

Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow

Susan Chandler, Sanja Rescek

Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow

When one little rainbow lands in the rainforest, it causes BIG trouble! Monkey finds the rainbow in a tree and decides to show it to his friends. But as he swings through the forest something strange starts to happen...the ...

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4+ years

The Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow

Susan Chandler, Sanja Rescek

The Storytime: The Greedy Rainbow

When one little rainbow lands in the rainforest, it causes BIG trouble! Monkey finds the rainbow in a tree and decides to show it to his friends. But as he swings through the forest something strange starts to happen...the ...

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The Nutcracker

Susan Chandler, Kate Leake

The Nutcracker

E.T.A. Hoffman's magical Christmas story is brought to life in this sumptuous retelling by Susan Chandler (Vegetable Glue, Ingenious Jean) and the unique prize-winning illustrations of Kate Leake

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Mrs Gobbledygook

Susan Chandler, Delphine Durand

Mrs Gobbledygook

One of the residents of this town talks nothing but gobbledygook and the Mayor has had enough! 'This has got to stop!' he demands. But has the Mayor spoken too soon? When disaster strikes, some gobbledygook could be just the ...

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Vegetable Glue

Elena Odriozola

Vegetable Glue

If things start falling off your body, it's time to reach for the Vegetable Glue! WINNER of the Coventry Inspiration Book Award ('What's the Story' category). Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal for distinguished illustration in a book ...

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