Diana has published over forty books for children, many of which have been translated into other languages. For a full list go to
Whoever You Are, a sequel to "Out of the Clouds" is now available from Hodder Children's Books.
Whoever You Are Hodder Children’s Books 2018
Out of the Clouds Hodder Children’s Books 2013
Harvey Angell Julia MacRae/Walker Books 1991, 2012 (Whitbread Award)
Harvey Angell and the Ghost Child MacRae/Red Fox 2003, 2012
Harvey Angell Beats Time Red Fox 2003, 2012
You Can’t Kiss it Better Red Fox 2003
Minders Walker Books 1999
The Awesome Bird Julie MacRae 1995
YOUNG ADULT NOVELS
The Seeing Corgi Books 2012
Shorlisted for a Costa Award and shortlisted for the Scottish Children’s Book Award.
'This wise and unsettling tale will captivate discerning readers of any age'.
The Telegraph review by Martin Chilton,
Digital Culture Editor
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'...an intriguing, atmospheric and memorable tale.'
Nicolette Jones, Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week'.
‘A short, subtle, unsettling thriller'.
Geraldine Brennan, The Observer
Double Vision Walker Books 1997
Wonderfully warm and complex; readers who enjoy this may go happily on to Pride and Prejudice. (Kirkus)
The Very Noisy Night,
illustrated by Jane Chapman. Little Tiger Press, 1998
The Very Busy Day,
illustrated by Jane Chapman Little Tiger Press, 200l
The Very Snowy Christmas,
illustrated by Jane Chapman. Little Tiger Press, 2005
Oodles of Noodles,
illustrated by Sarah Massini. Little Tiger Press, 2008
Dog Dottington illus. Margaret Chamberlain. Walker Books, 1995
Christmas in Exeter Street illus. John Lawrence. Walker Books 1989, 2013
Why Father Christmas Was Late for Hartlepool
illus Sue Heap. Red Fox 1995
You Can’t Cuddle a Crocodile
The Very Noisy Night and The Very Snowy Christmas have both
been turned into children’s musical theatre by
Poet and Children's Author