Skip to Content

Library Catalogue

Witch wars

Witch wars

Pounder, Sibéal, author; Anderson, Laura Ellen, illustrator

When Fran the Fabulous Fairy turns up in Tiga Whicabim's shed to tell her she's a witch, Tiga doesn't believe her. Or at least not until Fran points out that TIGA WHICABIM is actually an anagram of I AM A BIG WITCH and magics her away down the drainpipes to compete in Witch Wars - the competition to crown the next Top Witch of Ritzy City

Book. English. General. Fiction 7+. Children's stories.
All formats and editions (2)
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2015
Rated
from 1 user

Available at several branches, see below.

  • (EBU) Burnley – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130465770 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (ECO) Colne – Two available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130469012 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
    30118130468089 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NFR) Freckleton – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130472412 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NHA) Halton – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130472248 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NLA) Lancaster – Nine available in JF General Display & Promotional Material JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118131762274 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762225 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762209 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762191 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762266 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762241 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762233 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762183 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762167 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Available BOOK OF THE MONTH
    30118131762258 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Overdue (was due back 15th August 2017) BOOK OF THE MONTH
  • (SCG) Clayton Green – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130470259 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (EBL) Burnley Campus – Earliest copy due back 7th February

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130477304 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 7th February
  • (HRA) Rawtenstall – Earliest copy due back 25th September 2017

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130474830 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Overdue (was due back 25th September 2017)
  • (HWH) Whitworth – Earliest copy due back 20th October 2017

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130472834 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Overdue (was due back 20th October 2017)
  • (NAN) Ansdell – Earliest copy due back 31st January

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130475787 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 31st January
  • (NBO) Bolton-le-Sands – Earliest copy due back 7th February

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118130469517 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Due back 7th February
  • (NHE) Heysham – Earliest copy due back 7th September 2017

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    30118131762217 JF General Display & Promotional Material JF Junior Fiction Overdue (was due back 7th September 2017) BOOK OF THE MONTH

Details

Statement of responsibility: Sibéal Pounder ; illustrated by Laura Ellen Anderson
ISBN: 1408852659, 9781408852651
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 264 pages : illustrations (black and white), map (black and white) ; 19 cm

Author note

Sib?al Pounder used to work for the Financial Times, where she researched for the How To Spend It section and wrote the For Goodness' Sake column - interviewing everyone from Veronica Etro to Vivienne Westwood. Now she writes about fabulous witches and feisty fairies in Witch Wars, her much loved series for Bloomsbury. Other writing credits include Vogue.com and fashion trend forecasting company WGSN, and she volunteers at the Media Trust, teaching kids who want to get into journalism. Sib?al studied History at St Andrews, Publishing at City, Quentin Tarantino films at Yale and recently completed the Faber Academy's Writing for Children course. Sib?al's first book WITCH WARS, was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2016.

Laura Ellen Anderson is a professional children's book author and illustrator, with an increasing addiction to coffee (that is when she's not trying to take over the world or fighting sock-stealing monsters). She spends every waking hour creating and drawing and would quite like to live on the moon when humans finally make it possible.

Reviews

Silly spells, delectable dresses, magical mishaps and ridiculous riddles, this is a witch story like no other - and it's a blast!
Bookseller||A completely fresh and fun take on witches, Witch Wars is for anyone who likes magic, adventure, fashion or a fabulous story
Booktrust||Fun, friendship, fabulous illustrations
Parents in Touch