Tag Archives: kid-lit

Indie Book wins awards

I love it when I read/hear that an Indie Book has won an award. So it is great that author Sands Hetherington’s book Night Buddies and the Pineapple Cheesecake Scare is the Winner of the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book … Continue reading

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Dandelion – A Book of Hope for Children being bullied

National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence is held on March 15. Bullying (including cyber-bullying) should never be tolerated – ever! A staggering one in six children are being bullied each week, according to a 2009 report by Edith … Continue reading

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Meet Tawnya Bulger, author of ‘Katrina: Growing Wings’

Well it is the start of a new month, so thought it fitting to start off with an author interview. So it is great to welcome Tawnya Bulger to my writing corner. Tawnya’s book, Katrina: Growing Wings is a small, … Continue reading

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What makes a good pitch? Some great advice.

This post has been slightly edited so that direct links are now (hopefully) included. If you are a picture book writer, and you are not a subscriber to Julie Hedlund’s, Write up my Life blog – http://writeupmylife.com – I recommend that … Continue reading

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My Crook Chook poem

It has been a while since I have posted one of my ‘silly’ poems, so thought today is as good a day as any. The sun keeps playing peek-a-boo with the clouds – ah yes, you guessed it, I am … Continue reading

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