I have been reading...


by Patrice Lawrence

The Bone Sparrow

By Zana Fraillon


By Sara Barnard


By Lisa Heathfield



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Magic Beans - need help editing or preparing your children's novel for submission or e-book publication? I can help.

Applecore Books - the home of realistic, conemporary fiction.


Find me at...

The Kindle Ninja Book Reviews Blog, having a conversation over milk and cookies. 

The Undercover Soundtrack of Bring Me Sunshine, on Roz Morris's wonderful music blog. 


A walk with the dogs - an interview by fellow author, Jane Davis


Guardian Readers' recommended self-published authors - I'm on the list!


Why not pop over to The Writer's Room and ask me a question? I would love to hear from you...


... read my interview with Paul Martin, coffee lover and founder of Self Publisher's Showcase, a place where the best independent publications in fiction and non-fiction gets noticed.


... or read my interview with fellow cool author and Mslexia Runner-Up, Katie Hayoz. 




Other Useful Links

Don't tell me the moon is shining...

... show me the glint of light on the broken glass. My blog! Packed full of useful information and tips about writing.


Magic Beans Literary Services

If you write for children, Magic Beans offers detailed and thorough editing.


Applecore Books

Innovative new publisher specialising in realistic contemporary fiction for Children and Young Adults.


Kate Hanney

If you like gritty young adult fiction, you will love Kate Hanney's writing. It's honest, compelling and very exciting.


The Guardian Children's Book Site

Writing tips, discussions, competitions, book reviews, quizzes... in fact, everything you need to know about children's books and children's book writers!


Love Reading 4 Kids

Lovereading4kids is the ultimate children's online independent bookstore and book review site, created by parents and book lovers, who want children to read great books.