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World Book Day!!

Hi everyone! Just a quick message to say a very special ‘Happy World Book Day’ to all the pupils and staff at King’s Priory! I hope you’re having a lot of book-related fun – and don’t forget . . . reading makes you smart!

Reflecting on my first novel

The first novel I ever finished was completed at the tender age of 13. I titled it Prophecy and it was 110 printer pages in length, with a word count just over 45k. 731 more words

The Beginning

Reading Challenge: February Update

It is the start of March which inevitably means February is over. The end of February means it is time for me to share with you once again the books I have been reading and discuss them to an extent. 521 more words


"Over-Editing is a Disease"

I like writing.

No, that’s not quite right.  I love writing.

I love getting the turn of a phrase just right and I’ve been known to spend weeks perfecting a paragraph. 226 more words


A new site from the PNIG crew (that is to say, me)

Hello friends,

Firstly, thank you for reading and for your continued support for this blog and for my other writing.

I would just like to draw your attention to my new site, which is called Books About Sport and is about books, books that are about…you get the picture. 91 more words


30 Interesting Facts about Books

30 fun facts about books, in honour of World Book Day 2015

SF writer Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) is the only author to have published a book in all ten Dewey library categories. 637 more words


Fattie alarm

Nut had never been in a real Fattie alarm before. Sure, they had drills at school every few months, but never actual Fatties at their doorstep. 237 more words