Jean Ure: Children’s Author

Jean Ure is one of the most prolific children’s authors in the world. She wrote her first novel when she was six years old and spent her teenage years writing.

Dance for Two, was published when she was sixteen and she dropped out of school to continue with her writing.

Jean has worked as a cleaner, a waiter and a nurse. She has also worked at the BBC and as a translator for UNESCO in Paris.

Her books include A Proper Little Nooryeff, Sugar and Spice, Boys Beware and Over the Moon.

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One Response to “Jean Ure: Children’s Author”
  1. sulz says:

    the only jean ure i’ve read is hi there supermouse! and i quite like it. i have never come across her other books nowadays, sadly. is there a particular one by her that you might recommend?

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