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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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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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USA cover for Earth Star

The cover art for the USA hardback edition of Earth Star is here! Cover Illustration (C) Himitsuhana    Cover Design by Nicole Sommer-Lecht

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Earth Star publication dates

Just over three weeks to go before the second book in the EARTH GIRL trilogy, EARTH STAR, is published in the UK and Commonwealth on 15th August 2013. It’s also starting to appear for pre-order in the USA with a publication date of … Continue reading

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A starred review from Booklist

Booklist gives EARTH GIRL one of their starred reviews for being outstanding in its genre. See the review here.

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Interview in Pyr-a-zine, the e-newsletter of Pyr.

There’s an interview with me in the latest issue of Pyr-a-zine where I chatter about world building. You can sign up for this email newsletter from Pyr about their new SF and Fantasy books here (in the left hand column).

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