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Jill Murphy

Born 5 July 1949, London, England

Died 18 August 2021, Cornwall, England

Jill was first published in 1974 at the age of 24, she was best known for the Worst Witch novels and Large Family picture books, selling several millions. The last noo-noo won the Sheffield children’s book, the Gateshead gold award and Smarties prize winners.

The worst witch series




The Large family




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