Darke, Marjorie (Sheila)

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DARKE, Marjorie (Sheila)

DARKE, Marjorie (Sheila). British, b. 1929. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Textile designer, John Lewis Partnership, London, 1951-54: Writer 1962-. Publications: Ride the Iron Horse, 1973; The Star Trap, 1974; Mike's Bike, 1974; A Question of Courage, 1975; What Can I Do?, 1975; The Big Brass Band, 1976; Kipper's Turn, 1976; My Uncle Charlie, 1977; The First of Midnight, 1977; A Long Way to Go, 1978; Kipper Skips, 1979; Carnival Day, 1979; Comeback, 1981; Tom Post's Private Eye, 1983; Messages: A Collection of Shivery Tales, 1984; Imp, 1985; The Rainbow Sandwich, 1989; A Rose from Blighty, 1990; Night Windows, 1990; Emma's Monster, 1992; Just Bear and Friends, 1996. Address: c/o Rogers Coleridge and White Ltd, 20 Powis Mews, London W11 1JN, England.