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Category Archives: out and about

Honestly, I am working really really hard

Nip over to girlsheartbooks to find out about some strange goings on in deeeeeepest Devon where I’m hiding out dancing, ahem, sorry, I mean slaving over the manuscript of my new book.

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Gasp! I'm a Girl Guides 'Real Role Model'

Yes, I know, I know, I was a RUBBISH Guide, I only ever earned one badge (fire safety) but now I’m an official Girl Guides ‘Real Role Model’. This definitely qualifies me for a GRINNING badge! It’s a total honour to be in the line-up with so many truly inspiring women. It’s a fantastic campaign,…
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WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!

The Hunger Games – who? We’re top of the pops at Waterstones Croydon! Look look…      

Oh it was lovely hanging out in the turret!

The signing at Waterstones Gower Street was what Circe Shaw might call ‘rampantly gothic’.  Full of long-dark-haired ladies (okay, mine’s not strictly natural, hair colour has a tendency to change with the season as you’ll have noticed from my tangerine-headed profile pic), creaking floorboards and spooky corners – oh and a ghost, perfect! Thank you…
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Never bopped around a biro?

Well now’s your chance, I’ll be shimmying (or at least signing) live around mine this Saturday 4th August at Waterstones Croydon, find out more at the Electric Monkey website…

Signing at Waterstones Teddington, Saturday 21st July

Please join me at my first EVER signing event at Waterstones in Teddington. Petunia (left) and I would love to meet you. There will be free glamorous bookmarks and postcards to scamper off with and you could win summer’s ‘must have’ How to Keep a Boy as a Pet T-shirt. Oh, and apparently, most importantly,…
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Of course I didn’t leap about squealing & taking pictures, I am a professional

THANK YOU WATERSTONES KINGSTON! You made this newbie author very very happy yesterday!

Last night I was very, very naughty with my dream pet man…

… Today I am feeling extremely swoony… I was lucky enough to go to an amazing event called ‘Meet the film makers’ in London last night to see one of my heroes, the actor, Jon Hamm (who also just happens to be officially one of the most gorgeous pet men on the planet) speak about…
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A sneaky peek behind the scenes at my launch party…

  Nip over to the Electric Monkey books site today and you’ll find my grin-by-grin photo diary of my book launch party at Waterstones Covent Garden last week… Dx    

Proof: my doodles never lie. But can you spot the odd authorial fact?

Here’s me, or a bit of me, signing books on possibly the most exciting night of my life –  my launch party at Waterstones Covent Garden last week. But can you spot the odd authorial fact that matches my main ‘HQ’ website doodle?* And if you want to sneak a peek behind the scenes and…
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