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author and storyteller

Welcome to my website where you can explore my books, and find out about me,  

Current news

Virtual Creative writing festivals
I am delighted to be one of the authors and illustrators  who have been busy recording workshops and plenaries for the Mini-Shout! and ShoutWest! creative writing festivals
Outside Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop with Karen Owen and Mo O'Hara
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Packing up books for Mini-Shout!
Here I am with fellow authors, Mo O'Hara and Karen Owen with our bags of books for the Mini-Shout! outside the wonderful Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop.
Thank you to the  Arts Council for the funding!

Projects I'm involved in

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This will be my third year taking part in #BookPenPals

What is BookPenPals?

BookPenPals pairs UK authors and illustrators with UK schools to make book recommendations via postcards. Schools reply with a postcard of their own. The Pen Pals pairings last for one school year

Pairing will be happening very shortly

Virtual authors logo

I am a member of www.virtualauthors.co.uk

Patron of Reading logo

Looking for a Patron of Reading?

I am available again having been Patron of Reading at Cypress Primary School for two years. Click here  to see some of your amazing activities

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I am a member of SCBWI


I am a member of Children’s Writers and Illustrators for Stories and Literacy

For more info, especially about the CWISL writing Shout!festivals, please contact cwislenquiries@hotmail.com

or visit the CWISL website www.cwisl.org.uk

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