Episode 79: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Bali Rai

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Bali Rai, author of the Now or Never and Mohinder’s War, joins us on the show! Bali and I chatted about finding diversity in history, writing multiple projects at once, and what makes us think of family. Bali was a great guestContinue reading “Episode 79: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Bali Rai”

Episode 78: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Onjali Q. Raúf

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Onjali Q. Raúf, author of the Boy at the Back of the Class, joins us on the show! Onjali and I chatted about finding inspiration in refugee camps, writing books that challenge our minds, and writing her first book in university andContinue reading “Episode 78: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Onjali Q. Raúf”

Episode 77: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Steve Cole

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Steve Cole, author of over 100 novels for kids joins us on the show. Steve and I chatted about finding stories naturally  Steve was a great guest to have on the show and we are very grateful he was able to joinContinue reading “Episode 77: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Steve Cole”

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”