Skip to Content

Category Archives: homepage

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.

Happy New Knickers!

Deepest kind of sigh. The post I wrote for girlsheartbooks on 8th January is the perfect example of why I need to wear a clock in my knickers because it is now 29th January and I’ve only just got around to adding the post here – that… is… sloooooooow!

Get your 'Sparkling Pizzazz' badge!

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,…
» Continue Reading

I’m mewing (and definitely barking) today

Some very strange, furry things are going on today over at Girls Heart Books….

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!

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

Just crawled out of my beanbag to natter about my buttocks!

Hellooooo everyone. Gosh, it’s been a while, hasn’t it? My heartfelt apologies, but I have been deep in my beanbag working on the next book, ‘What Not to Do in the Dark’ so have had the internet turned off. Anyway, I have emerged today to natter on about my bum on the authors’ blog Girls Heart…
» Continue Reading

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,…
» Continue Reading

Nattering about books and things at Qype and you could win a book & T

Quick quick Qype! Nip over to the Qype blog right now if you’d like to win a book and T! If you haven’t come across it yet, Qype’s a brilliant way to find fab places and let other people know about your favourites, excellent if you’re lucky enough to have long summer hols to fill….
» Continue Reading

Today I’m bopping like a crazed crustacean to…

… Rock Lobster! One of my favourite oldies of all time by the bonkers band The B52s. Usual rules apply. Max volume, dance socks off, shake hair into mad tangle. Enjoy!