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Passing the Torch

One of the loveliest chapters to work on in The Girl, was the Epilogue, entitled ‘Passing The Torch.’ In that section, I compiled a great many comments from all kinds…

Catching up…

Just a few little news items to share with you today… First of all, the 7th May issue of The Big Issue is on sale now. Inside you will find…

Happy Publication Day!

Happy U.S. Publication Day for The Girl! If you spot the book in shops around the U.S., I’d love it if you could take a pic and tag me on…

Read the Beginning of The Girl!

So today is the beginning of a three day Bank Holiday here in the UK, then on the day that everyone returns to work, The Girl will be published!! EEK!…

News and a Snippet

First of all I’d like to apologise for not posting yesterday. I definitely intended to, but then I received an urgent (but exciting) article commission, so everything was put on…

The Countdown Begins!

Oh My Goodness! It is now just a week before The Girl is published in the US. A week!! I can hardly believe it. This time last year I was…

Just a little bit of news!

Hello on this horrendously rainy Friday. What happened to last week’s sunny weather? Was that it? Summer over already?! It wouldn’t surprise me. Anyway, onto something far more cheerier… Book…

Who Won the Competition?!

Hi Everyone! I’m just stopping by to let you know who won the competition to win a copy of The Girl. Thank you so much to everybody who entered. I…

When The Book is YOUR Book!

Lots of people ask me what it’s like to receive your own book in the mail, and the answer is mind-blowing, surreal and really quite bonkers! Normally when I buy…

The Girl is in the Building!

I am absolutely thrilled to tell you that my author copies of The Girl have arrived!! They came in three different deliveries on Friday, so to say it was an…