Category Archives: Candlewick

Begone the Raggedy Witches Booktrailer

So glad to be able to share this with you at last! The animated booktrailer for Begone the Raggedy Witches. This features original music inspired by the book and written by LemonCello. They’ll be playing the full song at the book … Continue reading

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Raggedy Witch Animation

So while I’ve been working away on my agent’s notes for Book Two, I’ve also been fiddling with some animation for next year’s Raggedy Witches music video (I need to hand a timed reel over to the musician soon, so he … Continue reading

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Raggedy Witch Conceptual Sketch

Been messing around a fair bit today, drawing conceptual artwork in preparation for the Raggedy Witches: Wild Magic animated video I hope to make next year. Mup and the Raggedy Witches may not stay looking like this but I quite … Continue reading

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Octocon 2016 : schedule and sales room

I’ll be at a guest at Octocon  again this weekend! In case you don’t know, Octocon is a SFF convention held in Dublin – and one of the very few I feel comfortable attending. It’s small, friendly, and very creative-oriented which means it features a … Continue reading

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Sorry for the Silence

I’m writing Begone the Raggedy Witches 2…

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Animated BookCover INTO THE GREY

To celebrate INTO THE GREY being £1.09 as part of the Kindle spring sale, I made a little animated bookcover. Sadly I can’t share the swf here, so I made this wee AVI of it. Hope you like it 😀 … Continue reading

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Halloween Giveaway (Resonance & Into the Grey)

DEADLINE EXTENDED DUE TO MY OWN LAZINESS. STILL INKING PRIZE ARTWORK! My dear hearts, The time of long nights and foggy evenings is upon us. What better time to win a scary, scary book! As you know, Resonance hasn’t yet … Continue reading

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Fantastic Review for Into the Grey: The Philadelphia Inquirer

Into the Grey review, Philadelphia Inquirer, Sun Oct 05 2014 Lots of YA writers are trying their hand at supernatural fiction these days. You should see the bookshelves here at The Inquirer: Practically every other book has some wannabe-spooky, Twilight-looking image … Continue reading

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Terrific BCCB Review for Into the Grey

Another wonderful review for Into the Grey. This time from The Bulletin of the Centre for Children’s Books (October edition) Thrilled to be getting such great support from the teachers and librarians and children’s book community of the US (NOTE: … Continue reading

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More terrific Into the Grey Reviews (USA)

Many thanks to my American publishers, Candlewick, for sharing these with me. The first is from American Library Association magazine, Booklist. The second is from library review journal, VOYA. Into the Grey. Kiernan, Celine (Author) Aug 2014. 304 p. Candlewick, hardcover,  $16.99. … Continue reading

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