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Sunday, 1 October 2023
'THE SHEPHERD'S CROWN' - and what I learned from it. By Penny Dolan
It’s October, when the publishing world ups its publicity game, enthusiastically sweeping everything and everyone into the Big Bookselling S...
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Moniack Mhor: Sue Purkiss
Earlier this month, I went on a course on Historical Fiction at Moniack Mhor, near Inverness. Many of you will have heard of Moniack; for t...
Friday, 29 September 2023
The Business of Writing
I saw a post the other day from a children’s book writer who said she loved making (doing?) school visits. I don’t. Or rather, if you arran...
Wednesday, 27 September 2023
Ask An Author's Cat, by Claire Fayers
September has been taken up with launch events and publicity for my new book and so I have asked my long term writing companion to step in ...
Friday, 22 September 2023
Two Ants Puzzled, written by Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Jenny Duke, reviewed by Pippa Goodhart
This is a simple picture book story, but a fresh and pleasing one that opens the way for children's imaginations to take it furthe...
Thursday, 21 September 2023
Sorry I am late but I have been having fun! by Anne Booth
Hello everyone! I am so sorry I am late posting. I have had a very exciting week and the days ran away with me. Yesterday I had my first se...
Wednesday, 20 September 2023
'What's Philosophy For?' by Joan Lennon
Great Minds - 2500 Years of Thinkers and Philosophy written by Joan Haig and Joan Lennon illustrated by Andre Ducci published by Templ...
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