My agent is Lindsey Fraser, of

Good Reads

It’s a not very well-kept secret that children’s books are often more enjoyable than those written for adults – witness the huge number of adult readers of Harry Potter and Philip Pullman’s books.

The following links takes you to other authors of books for children and teens whose work I highly recommend, whatever your age:

Along with these writers and others I’m a member of the SAS (no, not that one!). There is an interesting blog written by some of the SAS called An Awfully Big Blog Adventure. And you can also see a short film featuring some of them, including yours truly!

Of Interest To Writers

If you’re hoping to be published, the following blogs offer really useful information:

And Emma Darwin is full of insights about the writing life in her blog: