Writer, reader, creative writing tutor
Welcome to my website. Here you’ll find out about the books I write for young adult and middle grade readers, plus information about creative writing workshops and visits. Thanks for dropping by.
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Has this been a good year for reading? You would think that being forced to stay at home might help reduce the 'to read' pile, but I found it hard to choose the right book during that long enforced lockdown of the first wave of coronavirus in spring. Dystopian fiction...
Call me sentimental, but I've always loved Christmas. In fact I do find it hard to understand why other people don't love it. Every year, my tree decorating gets earlier and earlier, and usually, by this time in November, most of my present shopping is done, my food...
Normally by this time of year - early November - I'd be well into my Christmas preparation. Presents bought, turkey ordered, things planned... But it's hard to get in the mood this year. Browsing in shops is a no-go, and who wants to give yet more money to Amazon? And...