Caryl Hart

Caryl Hart is a full-time children’s writer, who also runs creative workshops with local schools. She lives on the top of a windy hill in the Peak District with her guitar-playing husband, two cheeky daughters, one extremely fluffy black cat, a goldfish, four hens, and an invisible dog called Paddy. She spends her spare time digging her allotment and organizing community projects, and going for long walks, especially if they end up at a café. Her favorite place is the local library because it’s warm and full of books. Plunge into Pirate Pool is her fourth book for Simon & Schuster.

Books by this Author

How to Win a Monster Race
Catch That Rat
Plunge into the Pirate Pool
Welcome to Alien School
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be careful what you wish for... you might just get it.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. someone walking really slowly in front of me and not being able to get past

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Kindness, understanding, empathy

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I have a good imagination and lots of ideas

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Here, only warmer

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