First haiku publication!

It's a very exciting day today: my copy of this quarter's British Haiku Society journal Blithe Spirit just arrived, and it contains my first official haiku publication! There are three poems by me on page 54, and it feels like a huge achievement even though they're so few words each - but that is the [...]

Sneak peek inside Don’t Panic

Just over a month until Don't Panic hits the shelves - yes, I'm dancing excitedly; yes, it's due out on 10th August; and yes the digital proofs look so pretty a whole flock of butterflies just erupted in my chest. Yes, you can also PRE-ORDER the new book at all the best bookstores, including but not [...]

BookMachine | The March Wrap

It's the time of the month where I round up all the internet's top publishing stories and stick them in one place on the BookMachine blog for your perusal! Here's a sneak peek - don't forget to visit the BookMachine blog for more... The big news from March in UK publishing is obviously the London [...]

Publication day for BOOST!

Woohoo! Publication day has arrived for BOOST: SUPERCHARGE YOUR CONFIDENCE, the third book in the self-help series I've been writing for Summersdale! I'm very excited about this, and if you are too, you can get your mitts on your very own copy right now from many excellent book retailers, including: Waterstones Foyles Blackwell's Amazon BOOST [...]

BookBrunch | The Weekly Interview with Ella Kahn and Bryony Woods of Diamond Kahn & Woods Literary Agency

This week for the BookBrunch interview, I got together with Ella Kahn and Bryony Woods of the Diamond, Kahn & Woods Literary Agency to discuss this year's Trailblazer Award success and the future of agenting. For the full article, head over to BookBrunch, or read the snippet below: As the deadline approaches for this year's Trailblazers [...]