Hot off the Presses!

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome back to the Big Kids Book Club. Each week, hundreds of books come hot off the press for readers to enjoy. Here we’re highlighting one of those book which we think you should be checking out! Book: Shadow Chaser: Choose your own story Publisher: Usbourne Publishing Pages: 288 Release Date:  08/07/2021 ThisContinue reading “Hot off the Presses!”

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 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”

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! Each week 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! This week: KateContinue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

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”

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! Each week 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! This week: OurContinue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

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! Each week 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!📚📚 This week: AContinue reading “Tuesday TBR Teasers”

Big Kids Book Club Episode 63: Author Interview – Claire Barker

Hey hey hey! Welcome back to this week’s Author Interview. In this episode, Claire Barker, author of the Kintbone Pepper and Picklewitch and Jack series, joins me on the show. Claire and I chatted about undoing knots in your writing, finding the best friendships through tension and waiting for characters to visit. Claire was aContinue reading “Big Kids Book Club Episode 63: Author Interview – Claire Barker”