The Dog who Saved the World: An interview with Ross Welford

Ross Welford is a children’s author, whose books include Time Travelling with a Hamster, What Not To Do If You Turn Invisible and The 1,000 Year Old Boy. Here he talks about his latest story, The Dog who Saved the World… Can you tell us a bit about your new book The Dog who Saved…

The Boy with the Butterfly Mind: An interview with Victoria Williamson

Victoria Williamson has been a teacher for many years. Her debut novel, The Fox Girl and the White Gazelle, beautifully tells the story of twelve year old Syrian refugee Reema and her friendship with Glaswegian school bully Caylin. Here she talks about her work and her new book, The Boy with the Butterfly Mind… I…

Mo, Lottie and the Junkers: An interview with Jennifer Killick

Jennifer Killick lives in London and is the author of the popular Alex Sparrow series. Here she talks about her new book, Mo, Lottie and the Junkers… Without giving too much away, what inspired you to write this story? I love to write stories inspired by the things and people I encounter every day, and…

The Clockwork Crow: An interview with Catherine Fisher

Catherine Fisher is an acclaimed poet and author. Her books include The Relic Master, Incarceron and Sapphique. Here she talks about her latest mysterious, snowy, gothic book The Clockwork Crow… Without giving too much away, can you tell us about your new book The Clockwork Crow? Its a mystery story about a girl who finds the…

D-Day Dog: An interview with Tom Palmer

Tom Palmer is the author of three Puffin football children’s series, Football Academy, Foul Play and The Squad and has written 14 books for Barrington Stoke.  Foul Play was short listed for the 2009 Blue Peter Book Award. Here he talks about his new book, D-Day Dog… Without giving too much away, can you tell us a bit about your new book D-Day Dog? It’s…

An interview with Ross Montgomery, author of Space Tortoise

Ross is the award-winning author of ALEX, THE DOG & THE UNOPENABLE DOOR (2013),   THE TORNADO CHASERS (2014) PERIJEE & ME (2016), CHRISTMAS DINNER OF SOULS (2017),  MAX AND THE MILLIONS (2018), THE BUILDING BOY (2016) and  SPACE TORTOISE (2018)! Your new book ‘Space Tortoise’ was released last year. Without giving too much away, can you tell us a bit about it? Of course! SPACE TORTOISE is…

The Teaching Realm: An interview with Rose Edmonson #15

“It’s just an absolute joy and a privilege to be able to share books with children, to transport them to new places and experience a new book together for the first time…” Name: Rose Edmondson Twitter handle: @snotlady5 What is your current position? Year 1 teacher and Science Lead. When, how and why do you…

Malamander: An interview with Thomas Taylor

Author Thomas Taylor talks to Ian Eagleton about his new book Malamander, Greek myths, mysteries and monsters, and his exciting plans for a sequel… I wonder if you could start by telling us a but about your new book Malamander? Malamander is the first in a series of stories about the ‘Legends of Eerie-on-Sea’, in…