I can’t blunder off into the season of total gluttony, sloth and festive lighting without giving thanks to those who have singled out The Truth Commission for special mention this year. I’m grateful to everyone who has read the book, written about the book and especially, those who have championed it. Over the past few […]
Thank you Emma for the excellent questions about everything from the inspiration for The Truth Commission to unreliable narrators and fragile families. Book fans should not miss Miss Print!
Tomorrow I head to Minneapolis to join the party at the NCTE (National Conference of Teachers of English). I’m going to finally meet my U.S. editor, the magnificent Sharyn November, face-to-face, and we’ll be taking part in a roundtable session called Guiding Writers: Bringing the Author/Editor Relationship to the Classroom, Fri., November 20th from 11:00 […]
Thanks to Pepper Books for this cover of The Woefield Poultry Collective for their Dutch edition, available in April 2016. Could it be more charming? I think not!
Buy Eagles of Death Metal album. Stop dilly-dallying and sign up to assist Syrian refugee family coming to our community. Plan trip to Paris (on points because: writer.) Do this even though you’re not much for long flights or leaving the house.