Skylar Rousseau drowned off the pier three months ago. So when she turns up at school one morning with no memory of having done so, suddenly all eyes are on her. Continue reading
Hello, friends! The summer is almost over but the heat is hanging on, for this week at least! I’m just back from a whirlwind tour of Cool Places Norther Than Me (Northumberland, Scotland, the Lake District), and what did I see on my desk when I got back to work? Continue reading
First of all, a massive thank you to everyone who organised YALC 2016, manned stalls, spoke on panels, signed, and probably did a million other things behind the scenes that we weren’t even aware of. Thank you! You all did an amazing job! I came out of this weekend drained and sleep-deprived, but also inspired, enthused, and loving the YA community even more!
I am so glad I printed out a personal as well as the complete YALC schedule – I would have missed out on so many things otherwise! And it also means that I can refer back to it now to make sure that I’m remembering things in the right order for this YALC 2016 wrap-up! Continue reading