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July 26, 2014

Dream casting

Yup, those fun-loving folks at Maximum Pop! invited me to imagine what ‘The Rain – The Movie’ might look like . . . I didn’t like to disappoint, so you can see The Rain dream casting here at: Maximum …

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July 22, 2014

Raining fashion

Ignore this photo! That’s just me, messing around in my neighbour’s garden, wearing what I think everyone should dress in this summer . . . but for serious fashion advice: Macmillan’s My Kinda Book di …

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July 21, 2014

Gimme shelter

Wow . . . The Totnes Bookshop did; Saturday July 19th 2014 is a day I will never forget: MY FIRST BOOK SIGNING! I had been warned; I’m a new, unknown author = no one will show up . . . especially not …

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July 21, 2014

Downpour

Blog Tour! Day Six! The Life Cycle of The Rain tour ends with a storm at fireball blogger Heather Duff’s site, Random Redheaded Ramblings:  ”Mum by day, blogger by night’! (And Heather’s nights must …

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July 18, 2014

Germany! France! America! Turkey!

Blog Tour! Day Five! Today The Life Cycle of The Rain tour reaches Oxfordshire (where I grew up!) and is hosted by the lovely Liz Barnsley on her blogsite: LIZ LOVES BOOKS . . . she must do, because s …

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July 18, 2014

Scotland!

Blog Tour! Day Four! Today’s blog is hosted by the bee-ootiful Scottish book blogger and general investigator of all things cultural, Holly June Smith! Erm . . . and it’s ME blogging again . . . tryin …

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July 18, 2014

Top 5 epic journeys

Because Ruby makes her own epic journey in The Rain, Macmillan asked me to write about my Top 5 Epic Journeys . . . so I did: RETRO STYLE! You can read it here, at My Kinda Book . . .   GROAN. I …

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July 17, 2014

Fireworks

So, I stayed up ’til midnight . . . you know,  just in case there’d be fireworks for the UK launch day. There were fireworks . . . http://youtu.be/dVjlFq48ups   Bookinity!!!!!! Charli, Zoe, Gemma …

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July 16, 2014

Ireland!

Blog Tour! Day Three! Ireland! Oh . . . Natalie Cleary! I am in awe of anyone who can raise kids – and read – and blog! How?! How do you you do that?! (Serious question . . .) I feel like I’m coming h …

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July 16, 2014

You must chill

It’s the Blog Tour – Day Two! We’re in Northern Ireland, courtesy of the marvellous Megan McDade – who doesn’t just read away the days, she actually manages to write about what she reads too . . . A L …

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