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'Story appeal' key to children's books

After writing 23 bestsellers the legal thriller writer John Grisham has just published his first ever children's novel. Nicolette Jones, the Sunday Times literary critic and Andy McNab, the former SAS soldier who has written for both adults and children, discuss the hurdles of adult authors writing for children.

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