Episode 76: Big Kids Book Club Month Book Chat – July 2021

Hey, hey, hey! It’s a new month so I’m joined by Rab (@rabtales) for a boys only monthly book chat as we get all chilled and break into Summer Reads in this month’s topic. —————————————————– Onwe Press – https://www.onwe.co/ and the pre-order campaign for Landfill Mountains is on special offer right now and those whoContinue reading “Episode 76: Big Kids Book Club Month Book Chat – July 2021”

Episode 75: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Pooja Puri

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Pooja Puri, author of A Dinosaur ate my Sister, joins us on the show. Pooja and I chatted about the differences writing for middle grade compared to young adult as well as her thoughts on being nominated for Carnegie awards and beingContinue reading “Episode 75: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Pooja Puri”

Tuesday TBR Teasers

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. It’s Tuesday, so what should we talk about today? How about new books! Each week we look at a book that’s either just been released or soon to be hitting shelves, but either way they should be on your wish lists! This week: TheContinue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

Episode 73: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Jasmine Richards

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Jasmine Richards, author and bookish innovator joins me on the show. Jasmine and I chatted about 15 years of experience in the publishing industry, as well as finding success in the US before the UK, and finally Jasmine’s new project with Storymix.Continue reading “Episode 73: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Jasmine Richards”

Episode 72: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Roy Peachey

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Roy Peachey, author of The Race joins me on the show. Roy and I chatted about his experiences as a runner, research into history, and the power of sport. Roy was a great guest to have on the show and we areContinue reading “Episode 72: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Roy Peachey”

Tuesday TBR Teasers

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. It’s Tuesday, so what should we talk about today? How about new books! Each week we look at a book that’s either just been released or soon to be hitting shelves, but either way they should be on your wish lists! This week: ADAM-2Continue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

Episode 71: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Stephanie Burgis

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Stephanie Burgis, author of The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart and new the Raven Heir saga joins me on the show. Stephanie and I chatted about intense writing courses, how her local castle inspired a series as well as the magic ofContinue reading “Episode 71: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Stephanie Burgis”

Hot off the Presses!

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. Each week, hundreds of books come hot off the press for readers to enjoy. Here we’re highlighting one of those book which we think you should be checking out! Book: Shadow Chaser: Choose your own story Publisher: Usbourne Publishing Pages: 288 Release Date:  08/07/2021 ThisContinue reading “Hot off the Presses!”

Episode 70: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Jim Beckett

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Jim Beckett, author of Caravan at the Edge of Doom joins me on the show. Jim and I chatted about his journey from Edinburgh Fringe Festivals to exploding loos, and what makes up the hero’s journey. Jim was a great guest toContinue reading “Episode 70: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Jim Beckett”

Episode 69: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Julia Golding

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Julia Golding, author of The Jane Austen Investigates: The Abbey Mystery, joins Emma on the show. Julia and Emma chatted about writing historical fiction, how life experiences refer to writing and exploring Jane’s early life. Julia was a great guest to haveContinue reading “Episode 69: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Julia Golding”