“Once upon a time there was a little girl with no one to watch over her…”
“A beautiful and beguiling debut, perfect for reading groups.”
“Pea is a heroine you won’t forget.” Maggie O’Farrell
Sat 19 October 2013 - Portsmouth Central Library
Alongside the other shortlisted authors, I’ll be taking part in discussions with the libraries and reading groups judging this prize.
Thu 01 August 2013 -
The perfect summer holiday read, out in paperback!
“This is a book that demands something of the reader and gives much in return.” *****
“The picturesque setting of Southern France in the midst of a heat wave is almost hypnotic.” ****
“Pea and Margot are characters who stay with you, long after the last page is turned” *****
February 13, 2014
To celebrate my first ‘Year on the Shelf’ (it’s Valentine’s Day, see what I did there?), here are five things I’ve learned over the course of the last twelve months.