Vanda Carter


Come and sit by my fire for a while.









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"Purple water" by Mary Duffy

What Vanda is reading now

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March 2021: Losing My Mind by Thomas DeBaggio (2002)

What Vanda was reading

Where can I get copies of Spacegirl Pukes?


If you are a bookshop wanting to stock Spacegirl Pukes please contact [email protected].

Gay's The Word bookshop have stocks of the book.

Online you can buy the book from Letterbox Library, who also stock a great range of other kids books representing diverse families of many kinds.

You can also buy Spacegirl Pukes online through Amazon.

Intergalactic news

Spacegirl pukes again!

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How do I know what I was reading 40 years ago?

I've kept a list of all the books I've read since 1974.

Art Garfunkel has been keeping his book list since 1968!

Yes! That nauseating and hilarious book Spacegirl Pukes is in print and available, republished in a fabulous new edition by Spacegirl Books in 2017


Written by Katy Watson

Illustrated by Vanda Carter


30 years ago: London Fields by Martin Amis (1989)


40 years ago: Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf (1922)

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