Book Awards

Book Awards

Always an honour to be shortlisted for a Book Award. Awards are a bit like buses-you wait for one for ages and then two come along at once! Hugely excited to be on the shortlist for the Surrey Book Award for “My Funny Family Gets Bigger” and the KYBA for my teen book, “The Day I Met...
Queen of Teen

Queen of Teen

Hi to all fans who would like to nominate me for Queen of Teen. Please nominate me by Tuesday 29th April. I can only make the short list if you guys are kind enough to nominate me. Many thanks,...
Book Awards

Book Awards

It’s always a huge honour when an author’s book is shortlisted for an award. I’m delighted to announce that two of mine have recently been shortlisted. For my younger readers, “My Funny Family Gets Bigger” has been shortlisted for the Surrey Book Award. Well done Mattie! And for my older readers, “The Day I Met Suzie” has been shortlisted for the KYBA Award. Many thanks. I’m over the moon....
Cornishman Short Story Awards

Cornishman Short Story Awards

Here are the brilliant winners of the Cornishman short story awards. Special congratulations to Iris, Evie and Hannah, the over-all winners of each section. Well done the girls!...

The Cornishman Short Stories Award

Really looking forward to meeting the winners of the Cornishman Newspaper Annual Short Story Award On Thursday 26th September at the beautiful Tregenna Castle in St Ives. Three age-groups, three winners and an amazing standard of writing. See you there!