Today we are celebrating Diary of An Accidental Witch, a gorgeously fun diary style book ideal for fans of Amelia Fang, Sam Wu and Tom Gates. I am honoured to be hosting a reflection by Perdita and Honor Cargill on the joys and creative freedom of writing a witchy book and have been sharing Bea's … Continue reading Author Feature: Diary of an Accidental Witch – Perdita & Honor Cargill illustrated by Katie Saunders.
Today is my turn to celebrate the publication of Hide & Seek by Robin Scott-Elliot, a phenomenal work of historical fiction that draws on the real life courage and struggles of those who risked it all to act against the Nazi occupation of France; and even more so when our protagonist Amèlie is Jewish. I’m … Continue reading Author Feature: Hide And Seek- Robin Scott-Elliot
As Patricia Forde along with Elīna Brasliņa celebrate the publication of their picture book Imagine! I am delighted to be hosting a guest feature written by Trish on how the relationship between author and illustrator has to be a dance, a synergy of trust between the picture and prose and how that can be achieved … Continue reading Guest Feature: Patricia Forde on The Synergy between Author and Illustrator.
I am delighted to be hosting a stop on the Wolfstongue tour, a book that has touched my heart and evoked the folksy side of my nature, as I am lucky enough to be hosting a reflection on the process of creating the cover by illustrator Anna Tromop, I have not taken quotes from the … Continue reading Blog Tour: Wolfstongue- Sam Thompson. Anna Tromop Reflects on her Cover Design.
I am so delighted to be hosting a stop on the blog tour for The Chessmen Thief by Barbara Henderson and even more so to be hosting content from the writer herself! Barbara Henderson is a champion of both children’s historical fiction and Scottish history and heritage. Whilst my own close heritage is largely from … Continue reading Tour & Author Feature: The Chessmen Thief by Barbara Henderson
I am so lucky to be bringing you the first in a series of Tour posts to celebrate the publication of Book 2 in the Hoarder Hill series The Magicians Map!! As the world woke up to the news that a virus spreading was locking down entire nations not just cities anymore a book called … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Magicians Map THE WORKSPACES OF TEAM HOARDER HILL
Today I am delighted to be hosting this stop on The Corpse Talk: Dead Good Storytellers Blog Tour with bonus featured content from the author & illustrator husband and wife team Adam and Lisa Murphy! When the email for Corpse Talk popped up in my inbox it was an instant yes for us. Bringing to … Continue reading Feature: Corpse Talk: Dead Good Storytellers. Adam & Lisa Murphy