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Kevin Crossley-Holland

Kevin Crossley-Holland was born 7 February 1941 and is a children’s author and poet. He is well-known for his many children’s books such as the classic Beowulf (1968, 1973, 1999) and his Arthur trilogy. His other children’s books include ‘Short!: A Book Of Very Short Stories’ and his mythical novels and folk tales such as ‘Viking!: Myths of Gods and Monsters’ and ‘The Magic Lands: Folk Tales of Britain and Ireland’.