Episode 151: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Alex Cotter 2

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Alex Cotter, joins us to talk about her latest novel, The Mermaid Call. I chatted to Alex about writing a novel vs non-fiction, mental health in books, and the line between friend and villain. Alex was a great guest to have onContinue reading “Episode 151: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Alex Cotter 2”

Episode 150: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Lauren Wolk

EPISODE 150!!!!!!! Thanks to everybody who’s supported the show up to now. Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Lauren Wolk, joins us to talk about her latest novel, My Own Lightning I chatted to Lauren about writing books set in settings dear to her, getting to write fullContinue reading “Episode 150: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Lauren Wolk”

Tuesday TBR Teasers

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. It’s Tuesday, so what should we talk about today? How about new books! Today we look at a book that’s either just been released or soon to be hitting shelves, but either way they should be on your wish lists! Today’s book: The DayContinue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

Episode 149: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Tom Vaughan

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Tom Vaughan, joins us to talk about his newest book, A Gangster Stole My Trunks. I chatted to Tom about writing more humour, the challenge of murder mysteries, and finding story ideas at a retirement home. Tomwas a great guest to haveContinue reading “Episode 149: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Tom Vaughan”

Episode 146: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Cat Gray

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Cat Gray, joins us to talk about her debut novel, Spellstoppers. I chatted to Cat about writing another book as her debut then having to write a new one, enjoying magical worlds, and feeding owls. Cat was a great guest to haveContinue reading “Episode 146: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Cat Gray”

Mid-Week Review – Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. It’s Thursday, so it’s time to jump right into another Mid-Week Review! Today’s book: Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun by Tola Okogwu Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 320 Release Date:  09/066/02/2022 Suggested Age Range: 9+ MG Genre(s): Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, MysteryContinue reading “Mid-Week Review – Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun”

Episode 145: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Emma Finlayson-Palmer

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Emma Finlayson-Palmer, joins us to talk about her debut novel, Autumn Moonbeam Dance Magic. I chatted to Emma about positive rep in her books, how she’s written for every age range, and making books Spell-tacular. Emma was a great guest to haveContinue reading “Episode 145: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Emma Finlayson-Palmer”

Episode 144: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – P J Canning

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, P J Canning, joins us to talk about his debut book, 21% Monster. I chatted to Peter about writing as a pantser, coming up with the book concept while eating crisps, and his 10 year journey to get published. Peter was aContinue reading “Episode 144: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – P J Canning”

Episode 143: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Simon Packham

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Simon Packham, joins us to talk about his latest book, Has Anyone Seen Archie Ebbs?  Out now from Firefly Press I chatted to Simon about writing from acting, finding empathy in books, and rewriting the book multiple times.  Simon was a greatContinue reading “Episode 143: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – Simon Packham”

Episode 142: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – David Long

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, David Long, joins us to talk about his latest books, Spies and Tutankhamun’s Treasure. I chatted to David about writing over 60 books, how much he writes vs research, and his love of histroy. David was a great guest to have onContinue reading “Episode 142: Big Kids Book Club Author Interview – David Long”