Joan Aiken lived in a world of stories
and her greatest delight was to share them.
If you haven’t yet discovered her wonderful world, then there is a treasure in store for you here.
Find out all about Joan’s life in a moving-picture Timeline, see her in a short film talking about writing The Wolves Chronicles, discover beautiful pastels like this one that she drew while waiting for inspiration. Share a letter she wrote to all her readers and see some of the many that they wrote back – maybe one of them was yours?
And of course discover all the books she ever wrote …there are over a hundred books to choose from – Myth, magic, fantasy and adventure – stories from the past and the future,
stories to make you laugh and cry,
and friends who will stay with you forever.