Posts Tagged: animals

Hip Hip Hooray! It’s National Poetry Day!

Incase you didn’t know, today is National Poetry Day here in the U.K.! To celebrate this delightful day, I thought I’d share with you a poem that I’d come across recently. This poem featured in the SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) magazine and is written by Jane Yolen:- THE BEST-SELLING AUTHOR Getcha… Read more »

After An Inspiring Author Visit Packed To The Rafters With Whimsical Fun?

You are? Oh goody! Then you’ve come to the right place because Whimsy Wood’s award-winning children’s author, Sarah Hill, is just the pocket-sized person for your school, library or nursery visit!   Sarah is regularly invited to visit primary schools, nurseries and libraries across the UK. She is very flexible and will work out a… Read more »

A Wonderfully Whimsical World Book Week! 😃📚✨

Last week was World Book Week and with it came the 21st World Book Day on Thursday March the 1st 2018, along with freezing cold temperatures and heavy snow fall across the U.K.!   My adorable Whimsy Wood Family characters and I were fortunate to be invited to severally primary schools across England, to lead… Read more »

Wonderful Reviews For ‘Fearne Fairy And The Landing Lesson’!

Well it’s certainly been a wonderfully whimsical week in the world of ‘Whimsy Wood’! This is because a number of wonderful reviews have arrived in my inbox for a few of my ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s books, which is just marvellous! In particular, there have been two charming reviews for ‘Fearne Fairy And The Landing Lesson’,… Read more »

A Whimsical Deadline And A Preschool Visit!

Hello there and apologies for my recent absence. I have been a little snowed under with Whimsy Wood Family work for a deadline, which I’m delighted to say that I met with time to spare! Woohoo! The work requested of me was to change all the titles of the 1st 10 Whimsy Wood children’s books… Read more »

A Whimsy Wood Competition To Celebrate The 20th World Book Day!

On Thursday March the 2nd, (this coming Thursday in fact!) the 20th World Book Day will have arrived! Woohoo! 😃📚✨   To celebrate this delightful day and all things bookish, I wanted to let you know that we’re running a competition on the Whimsy Wood Facebook page! Here is the link to this page:- https://www.facebook.com/WhimsyWoodSeries/?ref=ts&fref=ts… Read more »

It’s Up Up And Away For The Whimsy Wood Series!

This past week or so has seen some wonderful reviews roll in for ‘Fearne Fairy And The Landing Lesson’, book 10 in my ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s series. One in particular came from Briony, a lady book blogger whose young son ‘L’, has become quite taken with my whimsical stories for 5-8 year olds. Here is… Read more »

Meet The Whimsy Wood Family!

A lot has been happening in the world of ‘Whimsy Wood’ secretly for the last 6 weeks. I am now able to let you know just a little bit about what that is. Well, a certain London-based agency has been pitching my Whimsy Wood children’s series to various TV networks. There are 4 major networks… Read more »

Twelfth Night In Whimsy Wood

All manner of exciting things have been happening in Whimsy Wood over the past week or so. There was the grand clear-up in Whimsy Wood, following the rather extravagant New Year’s Eve party thrown by ‘Bromley Badger’! As you will probably know, Bromley is Whimsy Wood’s party-animal! Whenever he appears in Whimsy Wood, he’s usually… Read more »

✨🎉😃 Viva Las Vegas! 😃🎉✨

I’m currently moonwalking (badly!) across the floor and singing Elvis Presley’s well known song about America’s playground to myself, because I’ve confirmed that I’ll be attending the 6th annual Children’s Literary Classics Book Awards in Las Vegas! This incredibly exciting event runs for 3 days, starting on October the 13th and ending with the Vegas… Read more »