Hello! I've been all around the country for Book Week Scotland, promoting North Of Porter and meeting fans, new fans, potential fans, and fans that don't know they're fans yet. That's a lot of fans to meet in a week. But that's the great thing about Book Week Scotland - the authors get to go… Continue reading “Is That Your Real Hair?”
Ah, the wonderful Book Week Scotland is here again. A week of events in what is another Christmas for authors, or in my case another Halloween. I'm everywhere this week, putting on my show and promoting NORTH OF PORTER iin front of live audiences. From Glasgow to Fife via Perth, Edinburgh, and East Dumbartonshire...I'm here,… Continue reading Book Week Scotland!
I've always been a fan of ABBA. No, not the band...the blog! An Awfully Big Blog Adventure is a blog for and by authors, read by librarians and whoever else has an interest in books. Linda Strachan asked me to contribute to it as a guest. Hurrah! So here I am on ABBA: http://awfullybigblogadventure.blogspot.co.uk/2015/11/how-i-became-kirkland-ciccone-guest.html That… Continue reading ABBA
I went into Edinburgh with my author pal Alex Nye. We went on the hunt for bookshops and our books. It was a fabulous day even though the heat was TOO MUCH. Praise the Lord for deodorant. Anyway, here is how the day went in photographs...
Librarians! Teachers! Pupils! Come and see me live at The Edinburgh International Book Festival! I'm in the Schools Programme. If you don't have a nice glossy copy of it in front of you - and you should because there's a lovely big picture of me in it - then you can see it online! https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/learning/schools/events-diary… Continue reading Live In Edinburgh!
I've been so busy this week getting out and about to promote my new book Endless Empress. On Wednesday I headed off into Edinburgh to visit the pupils of Balerno High School. I've been in Edinburgh quite a bit over the last year as a result of the Teen Titles party. I went to a… Continue reading Balerno & Bathgate
Hello, I'm continuing my tour of school libraries across Scotland to promote ENDLESS EMPRESS, so I'll be popping over to Balerno HS, Whitburn Academy (again!), Aye Write, Yay! YA+ and...I'm going to be on your radio too. A fabulous girl from BBC Radio Scotland got in contact with me to be interviewed for Culture Cafe,… Continue reading Diary Of Doom!