My half-term author event at Kingsley & Co

My half-term author event at Kingsley & Co

Today was a very exciting occasion for me as I got to do a half-term author event at Kingsley & Co, having recently become a patron of theirs. If you haven’t heard of them, Kingsley & Co is a truly magical book and coffee shop in The Strand, Bootle, and...
My interviews with Literary Titan

My interviews with Literary Titan

As you’ll see from my last blog post, What’s Troubling Tawny? won a Literary Titan Gold Award this week. That means that both books that I’ve published so far in the Sumatran Trilogy have won this award, which I’m over the moon about. They were...
Tawny wins two awards!

Tawny wins two awards!

It’s been an exciting couple of weeks! My new picture book, What’s Troubling Tawny? (the second in the Sumatran Trilogy), won the Maincrest Media Award last week, and then today I found out that it has also won the Literary Titan Gold Award, given to the...
What’s Troubling Tawny? is available now!

What’s Troubling Tawny? is available now!

I’m thrilled to share the news that my new book, What’s Troubling Tawny?, has just been published by Full Media. You can buy it now from my website here with FREE DELIVERY! Set in the same Sumatran rainforest as my award-winning debut The Problem with Poppy,...
Poppy wins another children’s book award!

Poppy wins another children’s book award!

I was delighted to learn recently that my debut picture book The Problem with Poppy has won another children’s book award! It received an Honourable Mention in the Royal Dragonfly Book Awards 2021 in not one but two categories: Ebook (animals/pets) and Picture...
Poppy saved an acre of the Leuser Ecosystem!

Poppy saved an acre of the Leuser Ecosystem!

I was thrilled to hear from my publisher Full Media today. Rainforest Trust UK’s Fundraising Manager Vicky Wallace contacted them to say that the £1 donations from the sales of my debut picture book, The Problem with Poppy, have saved a whole acre of the Leuser...
I’m a patron of Ykids

I’m a patron of Ykids

As many of you will know from my other blog posts, I like to support charities where possible, especially ones that help children and the environment. It was therefore a proud moment when Claire Morgans confirmed me as a patron of her wonderful charity Ykids on...
The Problem with Poppy wins a book award!

The Problem with Poppy wins a book award!

Today I received some very exciting news: my debut picture book The Problem with Poppy has won an award! I submitted the book to the Maincrest Media Book Awards some time ago, and today I received an email saying that it had won Best Picture Book. To say I am excited...
My donation to Book Aid International

My donation to Book Aid International

My publisher Full Media and I share a belief in giving as much as possible to the most vulnerable and needy children. As well as doing a book launch/craft session on Zoom with local children’s mental health charity Visyon, we have given them free copies of The...