Memefied: The Next Big Thing!

I’m keeping the meme alive – Fellow Strange Chemistry Books author¬†Gwenda Bond tagged me so here’s my little contribution. What is the working title of your book? Pet Project Where did the idea come from for the book? To be honest, I don’t really remember. It sort of occurred to me over the past couple … [Read more…]

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55% of YA readers are adults

  This grabbed my attention a few days ago. Why? Because I had a feeling that a larger percentage of YA readers were adult – I think it was based on the fact that most of the blogs I read where there are reviews for YA books tend to be run by adults. This is … [Read more…]

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A Note of Thanks

It’s kind of a grainy picture but I have a crummy web cam. What I’m holding in my right hand is the culmination of nearly three years of hard work. I’m off to London on Sunday (WOO HOO!!) and I’m going to meet a bunch of people that I can’t wait to meet. I’ve already … [Read more…]

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Random thoughts

I’d like to do more blog posts – I’d like to write one every day if I had something interesting to say. Of course my brain is going a mile a minute. Here’s what I’m thinking about: 1) The response to my forthcoming POLTERGEEKS has been amazing. I’m really blown away by the enthusiasm of … [Read more…]

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Yet more sniping aimed at book bloggers

From today’s The Independent. Notably this: The rise of blogging has proved particularly worrying, he says. “Eventually that will be to the detriment of literature. It will be bad for readers; as much as one would like to think that many bloggers opinions are as good as others. It just ain’t so. People will be … [Read more…]

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