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Friday, 6th March 2019

2019 World Book Day visit

Huge thanks to Teign School for inviting me to their wonderful library!

Interview at Badger Learning

I sat down for a chat with the staff at Badger Learning, publishers of the Two Sides series.

You Don't Care - part of the Two Sides series

Badger Learning publish books aimed at reluctant and struggling readers.
I wrote You Don’t Care for their new Two Sides series for teenagers.
There are two sides to every story…

You Don’t Care by Luisa Plaja


World Book Day visit to Teign School

New photos coming soon...

Exeter Library caught me in the process of having some new pics taken! (Thanks to Exeter Central Library and fantastic photographer Jenny Steer.)

June 2016 Waterstones Book Club

Announcing another book club meeting! Please join us at Waterstones Newton Abbot from 3.30pm on Wednesday 1st June 2016. This month we’ll be talking about Love Song by Sophia Bennett and The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave. I can’t wait!

june 16 poster (1)


March 2016 Book Club

It’s nearly time for another book club meeting! Please join us at Waterstones Newton Abbot from 3.30pm on Wednesday 30th March. This month we’ll be talking about The Dreamsnatcher by Abi Elphinstone and Electrigirl by Jo Cotterill and Cathy Brett. Hope to see you there!

march 16 poster

February 2016 book club

It’s a three-book special month at the Waterstones Newton Abbot book club this February! If you’re aged 9 to 14, please join us on Wednesday 17th Feb from 3.30pm in the children’s section of the bookshop. We’ll be talking about the following books:  Time Travelling With a Hamster by Ross Welford, Confessions of an Imaginary Friend by Michelle Cuevas and Beetle Boy by MG Leonard. Waterstones will have copies of all three available, but you’re welcome to read just one (or two, or more) and join in with our book chat. Hope to see you there!

Feb 16 poster

Norwegian Diary of a Mall Girl

And here is the Norwegian edition of Diary of a Mall Girl, Mollys Private Dagbok, translated by Kari Engen and published by Stabenfeldt AS.

Norwegian Molly