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EARTH GIRL is nominated for the YALSA 2014 Teens’ Top Ten

I’m delighted that EARTH GIRL has been nominated for the YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) Teens’ Top Ten. This is especially brilliant news since EARTH STAR, the sequel to EARTH GIRL, was published in the USA only two days … Continue reading

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EARTH STAR is now available in the USA

Today is the exciting day when EARTH STAR is published in the USA by Pyr. Full details of the USA editions of both EARTH GIRL and EARTH STAR are here. You can also take a look at reviews of EARTH … Continue reading

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An Interview by Henry L Herz

Henry L Herz interviews me for the San Diego Children’s Books Examiner and the Kidlit, Fantasy and Sci Fi-website. You can see the full interview here. Oh and it’s now just 12 days until book 2 in the EARTH GIRL trilogy, … Continue reading

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I Am Not A Number

With less than two weeks to go before EARTH STAR is published in the USA, there’s a guest post from me over at Author Allsorts. I’m talking about how I am not a number. #SFWApro

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Book Addiction (#SFWApro)

There’s a guest post from me about Book Addiction over at My Shelf Confessions, including a chance for people in the USA to win a copy of EARTH GIRL (entries by 12th March 2014!) You can also read their review of EARTH … Continue reading

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A blog post and an interview

I’ve had a some internet connection problems over the last couple of days, so it’s time to catch up on a couple of things that have been happening. Firstly, there’s a post from me over at Author Allsorts, discussing meerkats … Continue reading

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Kirkus starred review for Earth Star

A year ago I was delighted when Kirkus Reviews gave my debut novel, Earth Girl, one of their starred reviews for books of exceptional merit. I’m stunned that the sequel, Earth Star, has also been awarded a Kirkus star. Kirkus have this … Continue reading

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Twenty Questions

Today I answer 20 random questions in an interview for SisterSpooky

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In 2014 I’ll be one of the main contributors at Writing Teen Novels

This year I’ll be one of the main contributors at Writing Teen Novels. There’ll be a post from me every month in 2014. My first post is about writing science fiction for both teen and adult readers, and you can … Continue reading

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Kirkus choose Earth Girl as one of their Best Books of 2013!

I heard some more good news today. Kirkus have chosen EARTH GIRL as one of their Best Teen Books of 2013!

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