Hello, friends. What a month. And before I start: I make no apology for the small pictures at the bottom of this post; I know they’ll help more people than they offend. I had my large bowel removed (yes, all of it) on August 16th […]
Yippee! Thanks to the wonderful Nicolette Jones for giving ‘There’s a Lion In My Cornflakes’ this smashing review in the Sunday Times this week. Thanks also to Nicolette for all her wonderful advice and tips on books to share with my Patron of Reading school, […]
Wahey! Me and Jim Field’s new book ‘There’s a Lion In My Cornflakes‘ made it into the Guardian’s Best New Children’s Books for summer 2014! ‘…an hilarious idea… Lots of wacky illustrations and hilarious to read aloud.’ It’s among a very small, select group and I feel very, very happy – thanks to Libby Allman and Niamh for the review.
I’m just back from a wonderful day at the tenth annual Wychwood Festival at Cheltenham Racecourse. The Kids Literature Festival that forms part of a HUGE family music event is run (brilliantly) by Barbara Pendrigh and her team at Waterstone’s Cheltenham. There’s a lovely performance […]