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Tales From The Riverbank

Whenever I’m on my kayak I see so much that I want to note down but it’s hard to paddle and write! Luckily I’ve found a solution, dictating tales from the riverbank into my phone as I paddle. If you like this series check out the tag for more. 

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Welcome to my website!

A very exciting day today as I’m launching my new website! Being an author can be a lonely job and, perhaps surprisingly, it does not involve writing all day. I recently went to the London Book Fair and met a lot of far more successful authors than I am and on average they told me they spend half their time writing, the other half answering mail, dealing with their website, blogs etc.  

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Our Castle By The Sea

Growing up in a lighthouse, 11-year-old Pet's world has been one of storms, secret tunnels, and stories about sea monsters.  


Teachers - have you discovered @BookPenPals? A new initiative pairing authors & illustrators with schools to make reading recommendations via postcards. They're pretty oversubscribed, but if you're interested it might be worth getting your name on the waiting list. They have some fabulous authors on board.