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The First UKYA Extravaganza

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015 | Leave a comment

The First UKYA Extravaganza

Saturday was the first UKYA Extravaganza, held in Birmingham High Street Waterstones. It was a wonderful afternoon and a huge success — as you’ll know if you’ve seen the buzz on Twitter! Authors Kerry Drewery and Emma Pass deserve many pats on the back for coming up with the idea and working so hard on it.     It was a jam-packed couple of hours, with thirty-four authors on the programme (including me) and countless more authors, bloggers, and YA fans. The set-up worked really well — there was a seated area where the audience could listen to each author describe their book, then pitch them questions in a mini-Q&A panel; if you fancied a...

UKYA Extravaganza, Birmingham – Come Along!

Posted by on Jan 24, 2015 | Leave a comment

UKYA Extravaganza, Birmingham – Come Along!

I’m thrilled to be joining 34 other YA authors on 28th February for the UKYA Extravaganza. It’s going to be an afternoon of bookish fun in Birmingham High Street Waterstones, and I can’t wait. So many fellow authors I want to meet (including a number who aren’t on the official list), and lots of fellow readers and YA fans. Organised by authors Kerry Drewery and Emma Pass, it’ll be a wonderful opportunity to mingle and get books signed. Check out the Goodreads list of Extravaganza authors/books here. Follow @YABirmingham for updates. ** UPDATE – tickets are now sold out (one day after going on sale!)** If you’re lucky enough...