Posts Tagged: Fearne Fairy

An Amazing Literary Award For The Whimsy Wood Series !

Hi there and a happy half-term to you all! I’m delighted to inform you that I received an international literary award in Las Vegas on Friday October the 14th! My 4th ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s book, titled ‘Posie Pixie And The Fireworks Party’, won the Chapter Book category in the sixth annual international Children’s Literary Classics… Read more »

What Happens After A ‘Whimsy Wood’ Book Is Launched ?

EFolk often ask often ask what I do after a new ‘Whimsy Wood’ book has been published to raise its profile and help in its promotion. The most recent ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s book is ‘Fearne Fairy And The Chocolate Caterpillar’, and this was launched on Saturday July the 2nd. In the past, we’ve held book… Read more »

Birthday Celebrations, Competitions And New Ventures!

As I’m sure you’ll know, it was Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday celebration recently. In fact, there was an official ‘Roald Dahl Day’ on September the 13th 2016, to mark this momentous day. There were plenty of festivities happening around the country, from school children getting dressed up as their favourite Roald Dahl character, to the… Read more »

βœ¨πŸ“šπŸ˜Š What Is A ‘Whimsy Wood’ School Visit Like? πŸ˜ŠπŸ“šβœ¨

I am fortunate enough to have visited numerous primary schools and nurseries across England since my 1st ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s book, ‘Posie Pixie And The Copper Kettle’, was published back in July 2013. I have also visited schools overseas via the amazing technology that is Skype! My woodland-based books for 5-8 year olds seem to… Read more »

πŸ›πŸ“šπŸ˜ƒ ‘Fearne Fairy And The Chocolate Caterpillar’ Is Out! What Next? πŸ˜ƒπŸ“šπŸ›

My 9th ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s book, titled ‘Fearne Fairy And The Chocolate Caterpillar’, was launched on Saturday July the 2nd. In the past, we have held book launches in various book shops within the beautiful county of Wiltshire that I live in. For example, book 7, ‘Posie Pixie And The Pancakes’, was launched in The… Read more »

πŸ“š πŸ˜ƒ It’s Independent Bookshop Week! πŸ˜ƒ πŸ“š

Let’s squeal and squeak! It’s ‘Independent Bookshop Week’! πŸ˜ƒπŸ“š Would you believe that this week has actually seen the 10th annual celebration for independent booksellers in the UK? How wonderful is that?! With an array of author events, poet tours and book awards happening within the 400 independent booksellers taking part across the UK this… Read more »

πŸ˜ƒ πŸ“š All Things Bookish! πŸ“š πŸ˜ƒ

Hello there! Apologies for my absence. Half-term appeared and then whizzed by myself and my 3 tinkers like a whirling dervish! Now that we are back to some sort of normality and routine at home, I can crack on with all things ‘Whimsy Wood’ and book-related! So, what’s been happening in the world of children’s… Read more »

😊 A Change Is As Good As A Holiday! 😊

Now, I don’t think I’m alone here, when as a writer I run out of exciting ideas for my ‘Whimsy Wood’ children’s books, or I generally lose a bit of my writing spark. This week I’ve certainly been out of sorts and rather restless. Making myself sit down at the computer or my notepad to… Read more »