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”

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 68: Big Kids Book Club Month Book Chat – June 2021

Hey, hey, hey! It’s a new month so I’m joined by Rab (@rabtales), Emma (@emmakeane10) as we celebrate Pride month and LGBTQ+ books 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 who buy it will receive a bonus shortContinue reading “Episode 68: Big Kids Book Club Month Book Chat – June 2021”

Episode 67: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Barbara Henderson

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Barbara Henderson, author and illustrator of the Chessman thief, joins me on the show. Barbara and I chatted about writing historical fiction, being fascinated with unique stories and tales of Celtic history. Barbara was a great guest to have on the showContinue reading “Episode 67: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview: Barbara Henderson”

Big Kids Book Club Archives: Author Interviews with M.G. Leonard + Sam Sedgman

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s episode of the Big Kids Book Club. In this episode, M.G.Leonard & Sam Sedgman, author of the Adventures on Trains Series join us in the clubhouse to talk about their journey working together as children authors. We chat about visiting the national railway museum https://www.railwaymuseum.org.uk/ , creating real journeysContinue reading “Big Kids Book Club Archives: Author Interviews with M.G. Leonard + Sam Sedgman”