Episode 131: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Katie Clapham

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Katie Clapham joins us to talk about her debut novel, Three Girls. Katie chatted to Emma about how writing the importance of friendship, writing good guys into YA, and finding the magic in every day stories. Katie was a great guest toContinue reading “Episode 131: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Katie Clapham”

Episode 130: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Jason Rohan

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Jason Rohan, joined us on the show to talk about his newest novel, S.T.E.A.L.T.H: Access Denied Jason and I chatted about the working for Marvel, creating stories and then trunking them, and how influences like Thunderbirds Jason was a great guest toContinue reading “Episode 130: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Jason Rohan”

Episode 128: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – David Valdes

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, David Valdes, joined Emma on the show to talk about his newest novel, Spin Me Right Round David and Emma chatted about the fun of time travel, the difficulties of sexual identity in the past, and when you know an idea isContinue reading “Episode 128: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – David Valdes”

Episode 127: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Sophie Cameron

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Sophie Cameron, joins us to talk about her newest Middle Grade novel, Our Sister Again. Sophie and I chatted about how writing YA at university, tackling issues of grief, and how becoming a mother change her view on stories.  Sophie was aContinue reading “Episode 127: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Sophie Cameron”

Episode 126: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Cath Howe

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Cath Howe, joins us to talk about her newest Middle Grade novel, The Insiders Cath and I chatted about how teaching influences her writing, over writing like a boss, and the resilience of children. Cath was a great guest to have onContinue reading “Episode 126: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Cath Howe”

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”