Authors & Illustrators

Elizabeth Laird

Elizabeth Laird worked in Malaysia and Ethiopia and lived in Iraq and Beirut during the civil war, before being evacuated to Vienna and finally moving to Richmond. Her best known books are "A Little Piece of Ground", about the Arab/Israeli conflict, and "The Garbage King", set in Addis Ababa, which was shortlisted for the 2003 Carnegie Medal.
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