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Just read… The Night the Rich Men Burned, by Malcolm Mackay

I was in the right place at the right time (actually my lounge, one afternoon, perusing Twitter) when Mantle (Pan Macmillan) Senior Editor, Sophie Orme tweeted that she had some uncorrected book proofs of Malcolm Mackay’s new book to give … Continue reading

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Monty Python Writers

(S)tumbled across this and just had to repost:

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I think I may die next year…

But I’m more excited than worried! And anyway, I still might not die. If you think my attitude is flippant, I ought to explain that my death will only be on paper (hopefully!). I won a competition on Meg Gardiner’s blog to … Continue reading

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So you want to get published?

Join the club! Adrienne Kress, author of the great children’s book, Alex and the Wigpowder Treasure, (or Alex and the Ironic Gentleman for American and Canadian readers) has some good posts on her blog about this very thing – check … Continue reading

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I had a great evening on Tuesday, travelling down to London (well, technically Hampton, but anything inside of the M25 is London to a Midlander like me) with a mate to see two of our favourite authors: Meg Gardiner and Peter … Continue reading

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Blog Tag!

I’ve been blog-tagged by Meg Gardiner!   But it doesn’t hurt – the game is to write down six random things about myself, then tag six others, so here goes:   1.      There’s a litre of me swilling around in … Continue reading

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