In 2013 when I had first started out gigging around school libraries, I was a bit naïve and didn't really know how I could translate what I did at theatres into a literary live event. I was booked to appear at Caldervale High School in a bid to secure a nomination on the Catalyst Book… Continue reading Another Me by Catherine MacPhail
Hello, I'm keeping as busy as possible. Now that I've saved Gotham City from The Scarecrow and defeated the menace of Shinnok, I'm free to get back to what I do best...writing amazing YA books and performing live shows for my readers. NORTH OF PORTER is going through a last minute edit and cover art… Continue reading Work Biatch!!!
Hello! I'm working on NORTH OF PORTER because I want to make sure it's the best YA book in the history of YA books, the sort you can't put down, even when you're crossing the road. Lawsuits will not work on me, because the judge and the lawyer will be too busy enthralled by the… Continue reading The Revenge of Kirkland Ciccone!
Kirkland uses his first ever Vlog post to announce the title of his forthcoming third book of cool YA fiction...
Look what just arrived at my front door! A lovely box of posters specially made for my gigs next week at The Mitchell Library. If you come and see me at Aye Write/Wee Write, you can take one of these home with you. A tip: place me in the living room in front of your… Continue reading Poster Power!
I'm working on my third book and its super secret super serious. No seriously it's super serious. Aye Write is up next week! I’m performing my one man show HOW I BECAME KIRKLAND CICCONE. I've toured it around Scotland for the last year, getting rave reviews so it feels nice - and right - that… Continue reading Kirklandia Is Cooler Than Portlandia
Hello! I'm beaming this transmission in from a small room in geostationary orbit. If the transmission should break up then please activate the psionic booster, which is located on the planet Biliku in the constellation of Vorpaxia. August August is a big month for me because it's the month I start my promotional tour. These… Continue reading Adventures In Outworld