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Favourite YA Writing Blogs

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 | Leave a comment

Favourite YA Writing Blogs

    Today, I’m on the Author Allsorts site sharing my favourite YA writing blogs. I’ve narrowed down the five authors whose blogs I’ve been following the longest and/or which I think contain really helpful and insightful posts about writing. If you’re a writer, I hope you’ll find it useful! You can find my post here — and do let me know your own recommendations!               Business photograph designed by Creativeart – Freepik.com Share...

Highwaymen, Mariners and Vampires: My Favourite Poems

Posted by on Sep 14, 2016 | Leave a comment

Highwaymen, Mariners and Vampires: My Favourite Poems

  Today, I’m on the Author Allsorts blog sharing my top three poems. One of them won’t take much guessing (clue: it’s the poem that inspired Glimpse), but you can read my post here to find out the other two! They’re all classic narrative poems, a little romantic, and spookily Gothic, just like the books I love to read and the stories I love to write.       Share this:FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestEmailPrint

Review: BREAKER by Kat Ellis

Posted by on May 23, 2016 | Leave a comment

Review: BREAKER by Kat Ellis

  Kyle Henry has a new name, a new school, and a new life. A year has passed since his serial killer father’s execution, and it finally looks like he has a chance to escape the stigma and fear that haunts him.   Until he recognizes the girl sitting in the back row in homeroom.   Naomi Steadman is immediately intrigued by Kyle, but she doesn’t know he is the son of the man who murdered her mother. What she does know is she and Kyle have a connection—and a spark that Kyle continues to back away from.   Pretty soon, the death count on campus starts to rise. Someone is set on finishing what the Bonebreaker started, and reliving the horrors of their...

Review: SWAN BOY by Nikki Sheehan

Posted by on May 2, 2016 | Leave a comment

Review: SWAN BOY by Nikki Sheehan

  When Johnny moves house and starts a new school he has to deal with a bully who can’t leave him alone. But help comes from an unexpected and surprising source and Johnny’s growing power soon puts him in a very special place.   A chance encounter with a swan sparks a series of events that result in Johnny playing the lead in a school ballet. His teacher wants him to live the role, and when feathers start sprouting on his chest, Johnny begins to understand his true potential. But will he be strong or brave enough to beat his bullies, take care of his brother, support his mother and find a place for himself among all the chaos that is prevailing in...

Top 5 Spring Reads

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 | Leave a comment

Top 5 Spring Reads

  Today, I’m on the Author Allsorts blog sharing my top five MG and YA Spring reads. Click here for my book recommendations about nature, being outdoors, chocolate, romance, and…er…animals getting frisky. Share this:FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestEmailPrint