I've just written a guest blog about Crystal Palace, where BIG BONES is set. It's on the Aventure Walks Books website. You can read it here:
Adventure Walk Books are full of lovely, interesting, fun walks for families...
Monday, 12 October 2015
Good news! Viking Victory is one of the Red House Children's Book Awards Picks of the Year. The Red House Award is the only national book award voted for entirely by children so thanks to everyone who voted for us.
Saturday, 13 June 2015
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Wednesday, 15 April 2015
I visited Chelsea and Westminster Hospital's School on Monday. I talked about my books, read from Guinea Pigs Online and then we had a chat about books and reading. I had a lovely time and hope the children did, too. Thanks to all for making me feel so welcome.
Wednesday, 1 April 2015
The pups are thrilled to be back at Sandcliff Lighhouse Kennels for another holiday by the sea! But they soon find themselves in a sticky situation...
The local beach is covered in dog poo - it's so bad even the puffins are staying away! When the locals start to blame the kennels for the putrid poo, the pups know they have to do something.
Tuesday, 10 March 2015
I had a lovely time writing stories with small groups of children at Invicta Primary School in Blackheath. The stories are going to be collected together in a book as part of Scholastic's We Are Writers scheme. Watch this space in April for more news of the publication!
Thursday, 12 February 2015
This is a fab new picture book by Steve Lenton, who illustrates Puppies Online. I went to the launch last week at Pickled Pepper Books in Crouch End. Lovely shop! And now I've got my gorgeous book, signed by Steve. It's a great read about a feisty princess and there's even a snail-spotting activity...