New voices, big names and the best writing around
from The Sand Dog Blog
Inter-active story blog for ages 7-11, by established children's author. A chapter each week & the chance to vote for what happens next!
Housework: Who will give first?
from The New Cinders
The New Cinders writes about life, relationships, parenting and writing. Don't be fooled - this is no fairy tale. There is no happy ending - more a mediocre continuing.
Reasons to buy Barefoot...
from Evie's Books
Books for children that encourage them to be independent and ambitious and to be themselves
Brilliant worlds. Or, we need to talk about graphic novels
from Lucy Marcovitch
A personal blog, about the writing she does, the YA books she reads and the authors she admires. It's about the writing process in general, and her writing in particular.
Mythical Maze with a Leith Twist
from Leith Library
A blog from the Reader in Residence at Leith Library. The library is 80 years old and is a wonderful place, full of stories - in the books but also in the people.
Summer Holidays : Weeks 1, 2, & 3.
from Spurtle Blog
A snapshot of my life with my husband and our two girls.
The only words I have at the moment
from Jennie Sandford
Jennie left a job in TV to stay home with her young children. Her thrifty craft making has now turned into a career.
Interview with author Andrew Clover
from Book Club Mum
All that's great about escaping to book club....uninterrupted grownup conversation, mostly about children and books.
from Thoughts That Breathe
A blog about writing, books and random thoughts gasping for air.
from Jo's Freedom Blog
Home education: what we do, how we organise ourselves, places to visit, things to do, learning styles, resources and much more