Articles and Expertise

Everything You Need To Know About School Visits (Picture Book Den)

Author Interview celebrating The Lollies 2023 (Scholastic)

Picture Book Comp Titles (Picture Book Den)

Author Interview, celebrating Everything Changes (Reading Realm)

Interview With Harry Woodgate (Picture Book Den)

32 Websites for Picture Book Creators (Picture Book Den)

Author Interview, celebrating How Messy (Anita Loughrey)

Writing Successful Query Letters and Routes to Publication (Picture Book Den)

How To Write A Picture Book Series (Guest post for Rachael Davis)

Creating Strong Picture Book Characters (Picture Book Den)

The Story Behind Scissorella (Picture Book Perfect)

Writing Fairy Take Retellings (Picture Book Den)

The Origins of Time to Move South for Winter (Nosy Crow Blog)

An Exciting Time for Non-fiction and Scissorella Cover Reveal (Picture Book Den)

Talking to Children About Serious Illnesses (BookTrust)

28 Creatives and What Inspires Them (Picture Book Den)

Picking A Theme For Your Picture Book (Picture Book Den)

WEE! It wasn’t me! Cover Reveal and My Favourite books about Lemurs (BookloverJo)

‘Ten Things I Wish I Knew About Rhyme’ – Interview with Catherine Emmett (Picture Book Den)

‘Happiness Chemicals’ and how to hack them through writing (Picture Book Den)

Animal Characters in Picture Books (Picture Book Den)

Author Interview, celebrating The Perfect Shelter – (Kate Foster)

Interview with Paul Grace, Force Cancer Charity – Supporting Children through Challenging Times (Guest post for My Book Corner)

Top Five Books about Siblings (Guest post for Books for Topics)

Dens past, present and future (Guest post for The Picture Book Box)

Homes from Homes: Refugee Week 2020 (Guest post for The Little Literary Society)

The Story Behind the Story: The Perfect Shelter (My Shelves are Full)

Author Interview: ‘The Perfect Shelter’ (Ivy’s Library)

The Perfect Picture Book Den (Picture Book Den)

Words for Life Interview (National Literacy Trust)

School Visit SOS (Guest post for My Book Corner)

Author Interview with Rachael Davis (PictureBookPerfect)

How Selfish Cover Reveal (StorySnug)

Dialogue Only Picture Book Titles – The challenge, the pitfalls and how to overcome them! (Picture Book Den)

Five Myths about Picture Book Titles – Unpicked! (Picture Book Den)

Editing: How do you know when a story is finished?  Guest post for Write Mentor

Plot like a Pro: Guest post for Write Mentor

How to Distinguish the Good Ideas from the Not So Good: Guest post for Write Mentor

Harvesting Ideas from Real Life: Guest Post on Picture Book Den

Are you ready to be a writer? Guest post for Write Mentor

The Story behind the Story: Inspiration for The Tide

Using Stories to Support Emotional Wellbeing: Children’s emotional development 

Intergenerational Friendships; The benefits of intergenerational friendships

Interview with Reading Zone: The making of ‘The Tide.’

The Writing Magazine: An interview by Amy Sparkes

Amy Sparkes

Interview with Laurie J Edwards: Inspiration for How Rude

SCBWI Words & Pictures: Celebrations

SCBWI Words&Pictures: World Book Day

Maverick Book: Crystal Kite Nominee