Author of Kevin and Sadie series, Joan Lingard, passed away at 90

Author of Kevin and Sadie series, Joan Lingard, passed away at 90

Joan Lingard was a Scottish author who wrote over 60 books. She is known best for The Twelfth Day of July, the first book in the Kevin and Sadie series, which was published in 1970.

What caused the death of Joan Lingard?

Joan Lingard passed away last Tuesday, appropriately the 12th day of July. 90 years old. Many students read Across the Barricades at school. Author Joan Lingard, who passed away quietly earlier this year after turning 90, wrote the bestselling Kevin and Sadie series of books. She worked for five decades.

The daughter of Ms. Lingard Kersten England wrote on Twitter that her mother was a “woman whose life and work touched so many lives, including mine.”

Her cause of death has not, however, been made public; as a result, we will update this section as soon as we learn about it from a reliable source.

Joan Lingard Age, Family, and Early Life

Joan Lingard was born On April 23, 1932, in Edinburgh, Scotland. She passed away when she was 90 years old. But she was raised in Belfast’s Holland Gardens, where she remained until she was 18.

It is now difficult to get particular information on her parents or any other family members due to the fact that there is very little information about her individual life in her Wikipedia entry.

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As soon as our research team discovers anything particular about her life in the near future, we will update this section.

Joan Lingard  Career, What was her profession?

 Lingard published books for both adults and kids. Her best-known works are the teenage-targeted Kevin and Sadie books, which have sold over a million copies and have subsequently been reissued numerous times. Liam’s Daughter, her debut book, was an adult book that was released in 1963. The Twelfth Day of July was her debut children’s book.

For Across the Barricades, Lingard won the prestigious “Buxtehuder Bulle” in West Germany in 1986. The game of tug of war has also been very popular. Tom and the Tree House, one of her books, won the Scottish Arts Council Children’s Book Award in 1998. What to Do About Holly, her most recent book, was published in August 2009.

Which school and college did She go to?

 She attended Strandtown Primary School and was then awarded a scholarship to Bloomfield Collegiate School.

Joan Lingard Net Worth, How much does She earn?

At the time of writing, it is impossible to assess her net worth no information about her or her earnings has been made public.

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Joan Lingard Husband, What about her relationship?

She was a married man and she was married to her Canadian Husband Named martin and had three daughters with him but we do not have any information regarding her husband, as a result, we will update this section as soon as we get to know about her husband from a relevant source.

Was She available on any social media platforms?

We do not have precise information about her social media status. When we receive more detailed information surrounding her social media handles, we will update this section.

Physical Appearance of Joan Lingard’s Height, Weight

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Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Joan Lingard’s should be known

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Current SpouseMartin