Posts Tagged: Whimsy Wood

Whimsy Wood’s Festive Spell

We’ll I don’t know about you, but my family and I really had the most wonderful Christmas! We were fortunate enough to travel to Lapland before Christmas and meet the one and only real-life Santa in person! Magical, amazing, enchanting barely describe accurately this truly once-in-a-lifetime trip! Even ‘Posie Pixie’ came along! Well she just… Read more »

Kid Lit Christmas Giveaway!

  Christmas is just around the corner and I’m delighted to let you know that alongside this season of goodwill, there’s a wonderfully festive giveaway starting tomorrow! My Whimsy Wood Series and I are honoured to be part of this children’s literature community that are running this giveaway. It will run from November the 15th… Read more »

Poppies, Peace And Nursery Rhymes

Today of course is Remembrance Day. Wherever you are and whatever you are doing, please take a moment to step back from the constant rushing around that has become modern day life and remember all those who sacrificed their lives to keep us safe and to give us the wonderful world that we have today…. Read more »

There’s Always A ‘First’ For Everything!

I’m a firm believer in ‘shaking things up’ a bit and not doing the same old thing in the same old way. This week is no different because in the world of ‘Whimsy Wood’, we have not just one, but two new things going on!Β The first of these things being a Skype visit to a… Read more »

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 »