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Monday’s author gang…

Monday’s author gang…

April 26, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

So, the Haringey Children’s Book Awards 2017 happened on Monday – and a packed day it was, with all we short-listed authors buzzing around...

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Book Award nerves… (wibble, wibble)

Book Award nerves… (wibble, wibble)

April 20, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

Yikes! On Monday, my WW2 evacuee novel ‘Catching Falling Stars‘ is up for an award… it’s one of 6 shortlisted for the Haringey Children’s...

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Author Takeover Day!

Author Takeover Day!

February 28, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

Me and a whole heap of childrens and YA authors will be celebrating the end of World Book Day week this Saturday (4th March)...

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It’s small but it rocks…

It’s small but it rocks…

February 23, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

I have a new book out today… ‘Stanley Stone Rocks‘! It’s an early reader for younger kids, about a boy called Frank, and Stanley, his...

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Cover Could’ve-Beens…

Cover Could’ve-Beens…

February 15, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

I’m guesting over at Cathy Cassidy’s ‘Dreamcatcher’ blog again, showing not only the ACTUAL cover of my new book – ‘St Grizzle’s School For Girls, Goats...

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School visits and, er, penguins’ bums…

School visits and, er, penguins’ bums…

January 20, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

What a week! I visited 8 fantastic schools and met hundreds of fabulous students, and I talked to them about penguins’ bums. OK, not...

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BOOK BIRTHDAY!! #whoop! #whoop!

BOOK BIRTHDAY!! #whoop! #whoop!

January 12, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

Yay! ‘St Grizzle’s School For Girls, Goats and Random Boys’ officially hits the shops today!!! (And yes, that DOES call for lots of exclamation...

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New book countdown! *tick, tock, tick, tock…*

New book countdown! *tick, tock, tick, tock…*

January 6, 2017 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

*Eek!* My newbie book – ‘St Grizzle’s School For Girls, Goats and Random Boys‘ will hit the shops very soon… next week, to be precise!...

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‘Catching Falling Stars’ gets shortlisted!

‘Catching Falling Stars’ gets shortlisted!

November 25, 2016 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

Wow, it’s been quite a week for ‘CATCHING FALLING STARS’, my evacuee novel, which came out last year. First, on Tuesday, I visited Redwood...

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*COVER REVEAL!!*

*COVER REVEAL!!*

November 4, 2016 | Karen's Blog | No Comments

Want a sneak peek of my next book, which isn’t out till Jan ’17?!? Well, here’s the shiny, new cover of ‘ST GRIZZLE’S SCHOOL...

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