Katherine Roberts

Katherine Roberts Award winning children's author

Katherine was born in Torquay and grew up in Devon and Cornwall. A former student of Torquay Girls' Grammar School, she started her working life as a mathematician after taking first class honours from Bath University. She then worked in horse racing for many years, before returning to her first love... writing stories!

Her first novel "Song Quest" won the inaugural Branford Boase Award in 2000. Her other books for children include the Seven Fabulous Wonders series and the critically acclaimed Alexander epic "I am the Great Horse".


SWORD OF LIGHT, Book 1 of the Pendragon Legacy series about King Arthur's daughter for readers aged 10+, is now published in beautiful hardcover. Signed copies are available from the Torbay Bookshop, Paignton.

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View my website http://www.katherineroberts.co.uk/

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Seven Fabulous Wonders / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2012-03-01T00:00:00Z">Thu 01 Mar 2012</span>Seven Fabulous Wonders / Thu 01 Mar 2012

You can now read all my Seven Fabulous Wonders series as ebooks for Kindle, available from amazon.co.uk for just £1-99 each.

Backlist e-book / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2011-02-17T00:00:00Z">Thu 17 Feb 2011</span>Backlist e-book / Thu 17 Feb 2011

My out of print second novel SPELLFALL is now available as an e-book for Kindle from amazon.co.uk

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Sword of Light book signing - 3rd March, Torbay Bookshop / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2012-03-03T00:00:00Z">Sat 03 Mar 2012</span>Sword of Light book signing - 3rd March, Torbay Bookshop / Sat 03 Mar 2012

I will be signing copies of my new book SWORD OF LIGHT at the Torbay Bookshop, Paignton on Saturday 3rd March at 10-30am until noon. "Sword of Light" is the first book in the Pendragon Legacy quartet about King Arthur...