Esther the Wonder Pig Goes Home

Esther the Wonder Pig Goes Home

I’ve been a fan of Esther since her facebook page went up and if you haven’t met her I bet you’ll love her too. I first blogged about her on this site and GirlsHeartBooks way back in 2016 (Esther the Wonder Pig – Megan Rix / Ruth Symes) and have followed her ever...

Karate World Cup 2019

A few weeks ago it was the GKR Karate World Championship – and this year it was held in the UK at Milton Keynes. Competitors from the UK and Australia and New Zealand and America and Japan took part – and so did I and some friends 🙂 On the Friday we were...
Biggest Book Show On Earth

Biggest Book Show On Earth

I’m one of the authors talking part in the 2016 World Book Day Biggest Book Show on Earth. On March 1st 2016, I’ll be at Castle School in Thornbury with authors Steve Antony, Philip Reeve. Sarah McIntyre and Gill Lewis. This is one of many events that...
Royal Masonic School Prize giving

Royal Masonic School Prize giving

  Had such a lovely visit to the Royal Masonic Girls School on Friday. Everyone there is so friendly and I was so pleased to go back there for the second time to be their guest of honour and give a speech about the importance of following your dreams and being...
Award nominations for a Soldier’s Friend

Award nominations for a Soldier’s Friend

A Soldiers Friend has been shortlisted for the 2015 Oxfordshire Book Award in the Primary category. Fingers crossed – the winner will be announced on March 23rd 🙂 A Soldier’s Friend is also nominated for the 2015 Carnegie Medal and is shortlisted for the...