Cover and Title Reveal: Sequel to Catherine Doyle’s VENDETTA

I’m SO excited to be part of the reveal for the second novel in Catherine Doyle’s BLOOD FOR BLOOD series. Book one, VENDETTA, inspired by Romeo & Juliet with rival families and forbidden love, ticked all the boxes for me and I can’t wait to get my hands on book two. And not only did…

UKYA Egg Hunt!

Closed! Hello!! Welcome to the UKYA Easter Egg Hunt! One lucky egg hunter will win a grand prize of signed books by over thirty YA authors who write and live in the UK.

UKYA Extravaganza

Saturday 28th February, 2pm, Waterstones Birmingham was the place to be for fans of UKYA, good company, and cake. I wrote out my name badge and then got to work putting biscuits on the snack table and bookmarks on the swag table, and then I got chance to watch some of the authors reading at…

Blog Tour: Interview with 7 DAYS author, Eve Ainsworth

Today is my stop on the blog tour for Eve Ainsworth’s debut novel, 7 DAYS! I was lucky enough to read this early and I enjoyed it SO much. 7 DAYS is out TOMORROW and I’m so thrilled to be joining in the fun here with Eve today.

Event: Scholastic Book Feast

My alarm went off at 4:30 a.m. BUT for good reason! I was travelling to London for a blogger brunch at Scholastic. I don’t go to things like this often because I live so far away, but I knew this would be worth the journey, and it was. I haven’t been to London for a…

DARK DAYS in the Wild!

I saw DARK DAYS in the wild for the first time today when I went into my local Waterstones. YAY! I’d spent the morning filming an interview with Megan Olivier for her book tube channel, so she was with me when we found it on the shelf. All the photos of us with the book…

Interview: Kendra Leighton, Author of GLIMPSE

Today I’m chatting with the lovely Kendra Leighton, author of upcoming YA release GLIMPSE. The book is out in June with Much-in-Litte and is a ghost story inspired by Alfred Noyes’ poem ‘The Highwayman’. The MC, Liz, was in an accident and has no memory of the first ten years of her life. She begins…

Project UKYA Guest Post – My Most Anticipated Books of 2014

This week, I stopped by the Project UKYA blog to talk books. More specifically, the UKYA 2014 releases I can’t WAIT to get my hands on! Head over to Project UKYA to read the post: GUEST POST: Kate Ormand, Author of Dark Days – My Most Anticipated Books of 2014

Project UKYA November Blog Tour

Throughout the month of November Project UKYA is running a blog tour. Lots of wonderful bloggers are hosting UK-based authors every day from the 1st to the 30th. I’m featured on What Danielle Did Next for an interview. Head over Danielle’s fabulous blog to read the post: UKYA Blog Tour: Interview with Kate Ormand

Cover Reveal: THE FEARLESS by Emma Pass

Squee! I am excited to share the cover for Emma Pass’s THE FEARLESS — a post-apocalyptic thriller for young adults, coming 3rd April 2014 from Corgi Children’s/Random House Children’s Publishers (UK) and early 2015 from Delacorte/Random House (US). I’ve been lucky enough to beta-read this novel for Emma and I can tell you that it…

Guest Post: A Glimpse Through Other Eyes by Janet Edwards

I’m pleased to welcome Janet Edwards to the blog today. Janet is the author of the sensational EARTH GIRL trilogy – science fiction for both adults and young adults to enjoy. Book one is available now from Harper Voyager and Pyr. The second novel in the popular series, EARTH STAR, was released in the UK…

Chicken House Little Breakfast Event

I was lucky enough to be invited to the Chicken House Little Breakfast in Manchester yesterday. I met lots of lovely people, including (fellow Allsorts) Dan Smith & Fletcher Moss, the Chicken House team and some of their authors, bloggers, and booksellers.

Emma Pass Event – ACID Launch

ACID, Emma Pass‘s YA dystopian debut, hit shelves on Thursday in the UK. I’ve been looking forward to reading this for a looooong time. To celebrate the release, I interviewed Emma over on the Author Allsorts blog. You can read that here. I also travelled to Chesterfield with my partner to attend the launch event,…