Book Week Scotland is to authors what Christmas is to Santa Claus. We love it. If we're lucky, we get work during this week in November. For Book Week Scotland 2018 I ended up in Grangemouth Library, which isn't too far away from me - except the bus made it feel like a far-flung world.… Continue reading Book Week Scotland 2018
I'm going to be at Grangemouth Library next Friday as part of Book Week Scotland. It's a school visit, essentially, but it's free so the teens can get there for free. If you're around, pop by and watch my iconic one-man show. Last time I was in Falkirk, it went terribly wrong. Apart from the… Continue reading Book Week Scotland Stuff
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!
No wait DON'T stop the presses. North Of Porter, my amazing new book of mondo weirdo YA, is now at the printers and ready to conquer the hearts and minds of teen readers (and their parents) everywhere. I really love this book, and I can't wait to bring it to you. My live shows are… Continue reading Stop The Presses!
Ah, that time of year is nearly upon us again. Book Week Scotland is like Christmas to authors...or in my case Halloween, because I love Halloween. Anyway, I'm almost fully booked thanks to school librarians who have put the word on the street that my events are the most fabulous not drabulous punk rock not… Continue reading BOOK WEEK SCOTLAND