Category Interviews

Inspiration for Story Seekers – Bookhappy

Following on from the fab  Zoe from ‘Playing by the book’, I’m really excited to be able to share my interview with Cate and Hannah from ‘Bookhappy‘. Funnily enough, it was Zoe who first pointed me in the direction of Bookhappy and I’m over the moon that she did.  Cate and Hannah are already building […]

Inspiration for Story Seekers – Zoe Toft from ‘Playing by the book’

As I think more and more about making Story Seekers a reality, I’m finding it very useful to look at those who are already doing similar things and from whom I can learn so much.  Thus, I’m so pleased to have the second interview in my ‘inspiration’ series here on the blog today. I first […]

‘Sidney, Stella and the Moon’, by Emma Yarlett, plus a fantabulous interview and GIVEAWAY!

‘Sidney, Stella and the Moon‘, by Emma Yarlett (published by Templar) This is such a cool book.  It follows the antics of Sidney and Stella, twins who like to do everything together except that hardest of Very Hard Things – sharing.  This causes the usual scuffles and squabbles until one day things go a little […]

‘Read it, Daddy!’ interviews Story Seekers

This week over at the ‘Read it, Daddy!‘ blog the theme is ‘Brilliant Book Bloggers’ and today he’s featuring an interview with me 🙂 It was really great to be included, especially as part of such an esteemed group – the other bloggers featured are: – Leyla from ‘This Day I Love‘ – Mélanie from ‘Library […]

Inspiration for Story Seekers – Rosa Flores Dee

As you’ll have gathered from my recent post about the ‘new look’ Story Seekers, I’ve been thinking a lot about the development of my ideas and how best to translate my somewhat jumbled-up vision into something more tangible and clearly defined.  I’ve been spending time trying to work out not only what Story Seekers should […]

Interview with Stella Gurney, who retells ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’, illustrated by Lorna Freytag

‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz‘, retold by Stella Gurney, illustrated by Lorna Freytag (published by Carlton Kids) We were lucky enough to be sent this book recently and it’s been an absolute treat to share with the boys.  The story was new to them, though I explained that the book we were reading was based […]

‘Ruby, Blue and Blanket’, by Jane Hissey

‘Ruby, Blue and Blanket‘, by Jane Hissey (published by Scribblers on Feb 27th, 2013) In an exciting Story Seekers ‘first’, not only do we have a review of this brilliant book for you but I’m very pleased to say that we have an interview with the author, Jane Hissey. Jane is also the author of […]