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About Sam Hepburn

Sam Hepburn read Modern Languages at Cambridge University before joining the BBC, where she was a producer of factual programmes for over 25 years and was a commissioning editor for the launch of BBC Four.

She lives in London with her husband and three children, and has written two books for Chicken House.

Accolades and awards

  • Shortlisted for the Hampshire Book Award 2014
  • Shortlisted for the Oldham Book Award 2014
  • Shortlisted for the Bolton Children’s Book Award 2014
  • Shortlisted for the Wirral Children's Book Award 2014
  • Shortlisted for the North East Book Award 2013
  • Winner of the Stockport Children's Book Award 2014

Other books by Sam Hepburn

Sam Hepburn in the news

IF YOU WERE ME blog tour

Looking for an exciting new read this month? Look no further than Sam Hepburn's IF YOU WERE ME - an exciting teen mystery set in contemporary London.

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April has been a really exciting month for us at Chicken House HQ - not only have we announced the winner of the 2015 Times/Chicken House Children's Fiction Competition, but we've also got four brand new books publishing!

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