Eva Ibbotson’s son speaks about her legacy – Features – Lifestyle

The final book by Jesmond-based children’s author Eva Ibbotson, who died last year, has just been published.

In an interview, Eva’s son Piers talked with Emma Dodd about his mother’s childhood, inspiration and legacy.



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When Eva Ibbotson died in October last year, age 85, millions of readers from across the world mourned one of their best-loved authors.
 
Which Witch? and The Secret of Platform 13 were just two of the twenty books which brought the author worldwide acclaim.
 
Eva Ibbotson’s final book, One Boy and His Dog, has all the hallmarks of her classic stories.
 
 
 
Read More of the article and the interview at Journal.Live.Uk
 
 
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