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I’m Jo Franklin, children’s author, stationery addict and chocoholic. I love to meet my readers to talk about books, writing and reading.

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I write for educational publishers as well as teaching creative writing and mentoring adults in writing for children.

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Are you an alien, a genius or a detective?

Daniel Kendal doesn’t fit into his family or the world around him. Luckily he has two great friends, Gordon the Geek and Freddo Farting Freak, to help him on his whacky adventures to find his true self.

Read about Dan’s adventures in this fun true-to-life series.

Help I'm An Alien by Jo Franklin  Help I'm a Detective Novel