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Ysgol Esgob Morgan: a school visit with a difference

Guess what? I’ve been chosen as Ysgol Esgob Morgan’s Patron of Reading. How absolutely awesome and fandabbydozy is that?  I reckon this is my greatest honour yet and I’ve been nominated for the Carnegie Medal, don’t you know (Simone’s Letters). Ysgol (that’s Welsh for ‘school’) Esgob Morgan is a junior school in St Asaph’s, North […]


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Mental Illness

 I don’t know if ‘enjoying’ is the right word but I have been impressed by BBC3s ‘What is an adult?’ season. It’s taken some hard hitting issues and shown how young people are affected by them. As a children/YA author I am always interested in the child’s perspective.  I was fascinated by last week’s programme about 14 […]


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