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Welcome

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:

Mirror Mischief

Midnight and Trixie are back in their second enchanting adventure! Who says that two magical cats are better than one? W …

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FROM MY BLOG:

Midnight Magic 2: Mirror Mischief Cover Reveal

April 11, 2021

Midnight Magic 2: Mirror Mischief Cover Reveal

Here is the beautiful new cover for Mirror Mischief, the second book in the Midnight Magic series for young readers. Illustrated by Elissa Elwick and published by Little Tiger UK, Midnight and Trixie’s second adventure will be flying by broomstick into …

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Picklewitch and Jack by Claire Barker – Author Q&A and Giveaway

March 25, 2021

Picklewitch and Jack by Claire Barker – Author Q&A and Giveaway

I’m delighted to host Claire Barker, award-winning author of the Picklewitch and Jack and Knitbone Pepper series, on my blog for an exclusive Q&A and giveaway. From the moment I discovered the first Picklewitch and Jack book a couple of years ago ( …

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Happy World Book Day 2021!

March 4, 2021

Happy World Book Day 2021!

How I wish this day had existed when I was a child! Sadly, we missed out by a whisker – it began the year after I left school. I was lucky though. Although we didn’t have much money when I grew up there were quite a few books in our house which had bel …

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MY NEXT EVENT IS…

Writing Magic with Michelle Harrison – Cardiff Children’s Lit Festival

April 25, 2021

Writing Magic with Michelle Harrison – Cardiff Children’s Lit Festival

Live online event, 3.00 – 4.00pm Calling all budding authors! Come and join this creative writing workshop in which participants are encouraged to brainstorm magical objects, create their own, and begin a piece of writing about this object. More information and tickets here.

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