A Life Story: Alan Turing

  • A short biography of a pioneering legend of science
  • Meet Alan Turing, Second World War codebreaking icon
  • A vibrant overview of his life, times and incredible work
  • Never-heard-before facts, striking artwork and a timeline
  • From a series about influential figures of modern times
  • By award-winning novelist and journalist Joanna Nadin

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  • Joanna Nadin

    Joanna studied drama at Hull, and later worked part-time for a juggling company whilst studying for a MA in Political communications in Peckham, London. Having worked for Alastair Campbell, she left Downing Street after the 2005 election, and now freelances as a government speech and TV scriptwriter. She has written five books for younger readers, some of which have been shortlisted for numerous awards.

    Awards

    Joanna Nadin won the 2006 Lancashire Children’s Book Award for Maisie Morris.

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