Category Archives: fun stuff

Guests Sally Murphy and Sonia Kretschmar & Book Give-aways!

Today I am so fortunate to have as my guests two of the most creative people in my orbit. Sally Murphy and Sonia Kretschmar are the author and illustrator of a new picture book from Walker Books entitled: ‘DO NOT … Continue reading

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Guests Sally Murphy and Sonia Kretschmar! Prizes!

Reminder!  Two chances to win! Meet author, Sally Murphy and illustrator, Sonia Kretschmar here on Saturday March 3rd! This is an all-day event, and just by being here and leaving a comment YOU go in the draw of one of TWO … Continue reading

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Winner announced

All the news seems to be over at Kaz  – and with good reason. Dead, Actually is released today – so we’re in full party mode. If you get a chance – pop on over and say hi. We’ve got … Continue reading

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November Giveaways: What’s Your fave Christmas Recipe?

 It’s giveaway announcement time – one of the few times, I offer the same blog on both this site and the Kaz site. But don’t forget there are TWO sets of giveaways! One for each site!   I warned you last … Continue reading

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October Winners!

Status: Working on new book. Yay! Days till release of Dead, Actually: 119 (Kaz Delaney: Allen & Unwin, March 1st 2012) Wow – my first competition! And it was such fun! So without ado – or with ado – whatever … Continue reading

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FUN FEATURE: Kids Day. Connundrums Riddles

I love riddles. And I love connundrums. So, therefore I’m going to do something I’ve wanted to do for ages – and that’s include a connundrum and riddle page! And it’s going to be on Fridays! Spread the word! The … Continue reading

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New Website! Prizes! Prizes! Prizes!

This blog is going to appear on both sites this time – something I try not to do, but it’s for a good reason: It’s celebration time! What are we celebrating? Well for starters, it’s the month of my birthday. … Continue reading

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Revisions and lessons learned

If you’ve been following my Kaz Delaney blog – The Ditzy Diva – and I sooo hope you are  (sob…) you’ll see that I’ve had a bit of a rough time this past school term. And as I did there (at Kaz)- … Continue reading

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Writer’s Life: Will The Cloud of Doom Lift?

It’s been a while since I posted, and this is BAD.  But I’ll get better, I promise. So, what’s kept me away? Life. Being busy. Writing books.  Editing books… Reading Books. Studying Books. Teaching people to write book. Seeing a … Continue reading

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