The Snow Spirit / Kate Shawcross

The Snow Spirit is the pen name of novelist and short story writer Kate Shawcross.


Kate studied English Language and Literature at Oxford University.


Kate is currently working on a second Christmas book in The Kingdom of Christmas series.


When Kate is not working she enjoys skiing, hiking and travelling.


Influences Include - Enid Blyton, Dick King Smith, E Nesbitt.


Favourite Children's Book - The Enchanted Castle.



© 2014 Kate Shawcross


The Snow Spirit


Front Cover of The Kingdom of Christmas, map of The Kingdom of Christmas and Character Busts of The Kingdom of Christmas by Thalia Evans © 2014. Kind thanks to the following for additional images: 'Northern Lights' - and dyet, 'Fairy in the Moonlight' - and tzioum, 'Christmas Night Landscape',- ©, and 'Nightly Walk,'  - and Rashevskaya. Backdrop - courtesy of Snowmaker Copyright © 2003 Peter Gehrig, all rights reserved, distributed by Hypergurl.