Feb 20

Young Voices by Meg Cannell

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Recently I went to see the national theatre production of The Curious Incident Of The Dog in the Night-time. I went with my drama class as a school trip. I have to say it is one of the best shows I have ever seen. I don’t want to spoil it too much, but the acting …

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Feb 19

THE GIRLS: the musical by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth

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    OK, I have to confess, I have a granny crush on Gary Barlow. Embarrassing and I don’t know why I’m declaring it publicly. It’s ever since I saw him doing his Helmand concert for the troops. Apart from his own performance he was so encouraging and supportive to the fabulous Jonny and the …

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Feb 17

Kick of LFW with a F’row worthy Cocktail

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Throughout London Fashion Week, the hottest restaurant in town, Sexy Fish have teamed with gluten free cider brand, SASSY Cidre to serve up a fashionable after show pick-me-up. The aptly named F’row Cocktail is designed to help you unwind after a long day of being fabulous. Why not try and re-create this sassy little number …

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Feb 17

Find Me – review

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  I’m a reader with extraordinarily limited patience. If the author hasn’t written a first page that grabs me, hauls me in, has me salivating to find out more, then forget it. I haven’t time or inclination to work hard. OK, call me grumpy, but that’s my state of play.   Yet again Head of …

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Feb 17

What a great thing: Flying Brit Attempts to Break Four Wingsuit World Records

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Why on earth would anyone do this? Fraser Corsan will be facing the gravity defying challenge in a bid to raise £1million for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity –  a cause close to his heart   When the two grannies, who run Words for the Wounded with me, did a fundraising sky dive what heroes we …

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Feb 17

5 Top Tips to Surviving Pregnancy

Healthy Pregnancy Guide We’ve lost count of how many pregnancy announcements there have been over the last two weeks. If you’re planning on getting pregnant or have already conceived, we’ve asked our experts for their best advice for common pregnancy side effects: Morning Sickness It’s one of the most common complaints in pregnancy, with almost …

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Feb 16

Another You By Jane Cable Book Review

I have long been a fan of Jane Cable. I loved her two previous books The Cheesemaker’s House and The Faerie Tree. Each book she has written has had an interesting premise and Another You is no exception. Jane’s debut novel The Cheesemaker’s House had a strong voice and was written with incredible talent and each …

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Feb 15

The Business of Books: Back to Basics

Jane Cable reaches a scary moment with her next manuscript More often than not my own blogs for The Business of Books focus on the process of being published and on marketing, marketing, and more marketing. For any writer, particularly one clinging onto a day job as well, it sometimes seems that the actual business of creating …

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