Episode 74: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Kimberly Pauley

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Kimberly Pauley, author and DnD fan, joins me on the show. Kimberly and I chatted about the differences writing for middle grade compared to young adult as well as lots of Dungeons and Dragons inspired goodness. Kimberly was a great guest toContinue reading “Episode 74: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Kimberly Pauley”

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”

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”

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”

Episode 66: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Terri Libenson

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Terri Libenson, author and illustrator of the Emmie and Friends, joins me on the show. Terri and I chatted about blending experiences into stories and moving from newspaper comics to middle grade novels. Terri was a great guest to have on theContinue reading “Episode 66: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Terri Libenson”

Episode 65: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Bryony Pearce

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Bryony Pearce, author of the YA thrillers and the brand new, Raising Hell, joins me on the show. Bryony and I chatted about creating normal characters for teens to find themselves in and creating sequels by accident. Bryony was a great guestContinue reading “Episode 65: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Bryony Pearce”

Big Kids Book Club Episode 63: Author Interview – Claire Barker

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Claire Barker, author of the Kintbone Pepper and Picklewitch and Jack series, joins me on the show. Claire and I chatted about undoing knots in your writing, finding the best friendships through tension and waiting for characters to visit. Claire was aContinue reading “Big Kids Book Club Episode 63: Author Interview – Claire Barker”

Big Kids Book Club Podcast Episode 58: Author Interview – Justin Somper

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Justin Somper, author of the Vampirates & the Allies & Assassins series, joins me on the show. Justin and I chatted about how the idea for Vampirates popped into his head, coming up with pirates and taking the plunge to re-launch hisContinue reading “Big Kids Book Club Podcast Episode 58: Author Interview – Justin Somper”