Tripti Joshi (Editor)

Anna Dale

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Occupation  Novelist
Subject  Magic
Education  University of Kent
Genre  Fantasy, Magic
Role  Author
Period  2004–present
Name  Anna Dale
Nationality  United Kingdom

Anna Dale dgrassetscomauthors1309656625p5432899jpg
Books  Whispering to Witches, Dawn Undercover, Magical Mischief, Spellbound, Mary Undercover

Notable works  Whispering to Witches

Anna Dale (born 1971) is a United Kingdom author of children's books.

She was born in 1971, and lived in Suffolk and Hampshire before settling in Essex when she was seven. Anna spent most of her childhood in a village called Writtle, and attended the local grammar school.

She left Writtle to study History at the University of Kent at Canterbury, and she lived in Canterbury for three years. Later, when she came to write Whispering to Witches, she drew on her memories of those student days in Canterbury. She then got an MA in Writing for Children from King Alfred's College in Winchester.

She was working as a bookshop assistant in Southampton when Whispering to Witches was picked up by Bloomsbury Publishing, publisher of the Harry Potter books. The book was reprinted several times and was distributed in 12 countries.


  • Whispering to Witches (2004)
  • Dawn Undercover (2005)
  • Spellbound (2008)
  • Magical Mischief (2010)
  • References

    Anna Dale Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    Waking Madison
    Nigel McCrery
    Chris Sharpling