Alice Hart in Russian!

Nearly too excited/thrilled/comatose to form words. But the confirmation email has arrived. It’s real. My novel, about a woman’s journey to own her story, has…

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart

Swipe left to open. 🌸 Home. In bathrobe, at kitchen table. With tea. Bird's nest hair. Staring at wall trying to absorb what's happened in…

London Book Fair 2017

14th March, 2017. 1.00pm. I’m off to London today for my first London Book Fair, riding the wings of The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart,…

#IWD2017 Alice to be published in Japan & Serbia!

An immensely powerful thrill to share on International Women’s Day: The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart has sold to Shueisha in JAPAN, and Vulkan in…

To be freely with the people we love

Moments before this moment, I was one of the crowd milling around waiting. The automated arrivals doors opened, people flowed through. I kept waiting, kept…

Everyday ‘wunders’: what I’m reading

For the last six months my beautiful friend Myf and I have been reading fairytales together. Except we haven’t been together, I’ve been in Manchester…

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart in Israel!

Goodness me. Hebrew rights for my novel have sold in Israel: The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart will be published by Tchelet Books, Steimatzky in…

Alice goes to Turkey!

I’m almost certain that even in my wildest fits of daydreaming I’ve never imagined that one of my favourite Valentines would come from Turkey. But…

TLFOAH to be published in Catalonia!

Alegria i agraïment! I’m proud to pieces: The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart will be published in Catalonia (!!) by Edicions 62 in 2018. Joy and gratitude!…

A Note for the Anxious Days

You feel the weight of [insert whatever hurts here] before you even open your eyes in the morning. But you give yourself whatever time you…