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I was born in 1979 and grew up in Grays, Essex. Thanks to my two older sisters, stories have always been a big part of my life. As well as reading to me, they invented tales of their own and drew pictures to accompany them. I began writing short stories when I was about fourteen, and by the time I left school it was my ambition to become an author and illustrator.

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MY LATEST BOOK:

A Pinch of Magic

On the isle of Crowstone, set upon eerie marshes with a prison as its closest neighbour, the Widdershins sisters: Betty, …

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FROM MY BLOG:

COMPETITION: Win an acknowledgement in the sequel to A PINCH OF MAGIC!

April 10, 2019

COMPETITION: Win an acknowledgement in the sequel to A PINCH OF MAGIC!

As many of you will know, I’m currently working on a sequel to A Pinch of Magic. It doesn’t have a title yet, although my editor has come up with something I LOVE. We’re just getting the thoughts of the rest of the team at my publisher, but I’m hopeful …

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A Pinch of Magic: Book Trailer

November 16, 2018

A Pinch of Magic: Book Trailer

The clever folks at my publisher, Simon & Schuster UK Ltd have made this beautiful book trailer for A Pinch of Magic . . . check out that music, it’s pure magic! Having now seen a mock up of the finished cover, with gold foil and emboss, I cannot W …

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A Pinch of Magic – cover reveal and pre-order prize draw

October 23, 2018

A Pinch of Magic – cover reveal and pre-order prize draw

Here, at long last, is the beautiful cover for my seventh novel, A Pinch of Magic, which is publishing with Simon & Schuster in the UK on 7th February 2019. The illustrator is the hugely talented Melissa Castrillon, whose work you might recognise f …

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MY NEXT EVENT IS…

Newark Book Festival

July 14, 2019

Newark Book Festival

I’ll be taking part in a children’s fiction panel from 3.15 – 4.30pm. Full details to come, but you can find out more about the festival here.

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