Episode 125: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Kimberly Pauley 2

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Kimberly Pauley returns to talk about her new book, The Accidental Wizard: A Peculiar Problem Kimberly and I chatted about dungeons and dragons, fairy tales from around the British Isles, and writing 80,000 words in 3 months! Kimberly was a great guestContinue reading “Episode 125: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Kimberly Pauley 2”

Episode 124: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Jasmine Richards 2

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Jasmine Richards returns to talk about her latest projects for Storymix and her new solo book, The Unmorrow Curse. Jasmine and I chatted about mythologies, wearing many different hats, and the importance of finding stories that we can see ourselves in. JasmineContinue reading “Episode 124: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Jasmine Richards 2”

Episode 123: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Vashti Hardy: Firesong

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Vashti Hardy returns to talk about her final book in the Brightstorm trilogy, Firesong. Vashti and I chatted about completing a trilogy, the journey of writing multiple novels, and what she has planned for the world of the Wide next. Vashti wasContinue reading “Episode 123: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Vashti Hardy: Firesong”

Big Kids Book Club – Monthly Wrap up: April

Hey hey hey! It’s a new month and April flew by, and all of us at the Big Kids HQ are super busy with life, the universe, and everything. Therefore, instead of a normal monthly chat up we’re having a quick breakdown of all the stuff we’ve been reading and enjoying this month. Marcus ThisContinue reading “Big Kids Book Club – Monthly Wrap up: April”

Episode 122: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Caryl Lewis

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Caryl Lewis, joins us to talk about her debut English middle-grade novel. Caryl and I chatted about writing books in English, finding stories to inspire imaginations, and the wonder in dreams and wishes. Caryl was a great guest to have on theContinue reading “Episode 122: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Caryl Lewis”

Episode 121: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Sue Wallman

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Sue Wallman, joins us to talk about her latest novel, Such a Good Liar. Emma chatted with Sue about the writing mysteries, incorporating social media into novels, and making YA protagonists believable. Sue was a great guest to have on the showContinue reading “Episode 121: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Sue Wallman”

Episode 120: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Ivor Baddiel

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Ivor Baddiel, author of Britain’s Smartest Kid… on Ice!, joins us on the show! Ivor and I talked about kids fears of being themselves, going behind the scenes of TV writing, and the love of football. Ivor was a great guest toContinue reading “Episode 120: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Ivor Baddiel”

Episode 119: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Christine Pillainayagam Part 2

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. Let’s re-join Emma and Christine PIllainayagam as they talk about her latest novel, Ellie Pillai Is Brown Emma and Christine chatted about writing stories for her younger self, the importance of music behind novels, and getting opportunities to live out dreams. Christine was a greatContinue reading “Episode 119: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Christine Pillainayagam Part 2”

Episode 118: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Christine PIllainayagam Part 1

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Christine PIllainayagam, joins Emma to talk about her latest novel, Ellie Pillai Is Brown Emma and Christine chatted about writing stories for her younger self, the importance of music behind novels, and getting opportunities to live out dreams. Christine was a greatContinue reading “Episode 118: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Christine PIllainayagam Part 1”

Episode 117: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Mary Watson

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Mary Watson, joins Emma to talk about her latest novel, Blood to Poison. Emma and Mary chatted about writing stories about her native South Africa, spinning tales of magic and weaving narratives that tackle hard hitting topics. Mary was a great guestContinue reading “Episode 117: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Mary Watson”