Category Archives: Interviews

The Writing Life (an Interview with Sarah Webb)

The wonderful Sarah Webb recently interviewed me about Resonance, and my writing in general: Celine, can you tell us about your latest book and where the idea came from? Resonance is a gothic mix of sci/fi and supernatural, set in … Continue reading

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Podcasts and tattoos

Sorry to be so rushed in these blog posts but I’m story-boarding to a very tight deadline so I barely have time to look up these days. First off, I did an interview with the lovely Aidan and Meg over … Continue reading

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Telling the Truth to Kids: Interview at The Book Wars

I’ve been interviewed over at The Book Wars as part of their Halloween season. Started off talking about ghosts… ended up mostly talking about writing the truth for kids: I think possibly that’s the answer to why  even in this … Continue reading

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Book Giveaway & Reviews over at Smugglivus…

I’m over at The Book Smugglers today, folks! Giving away books and reviewing my top YA & Kids reads of 2012. Come on over ( and leave a comment to be in with a chance to win a copy of … Continue reading

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Newstalk Interview now online

At last, here is the recording of an interview I did on the 14th of June with Chris Donoghue on the Newstalk Breakfast Show. There were some kind of technical problems which delayed my being able to share this until now. … Continue reading

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Into The Grey/Taken Away Podcast now up :)

Many thanks to Gráinne Clear over at RTE’s Little Pages children’s book review program for this post awards interview. I love book shows that are actually about books and interviewers that are genuinely interested in the medium. Little Pages is … Continue reading

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You won’t find me stepping out from behind you in the cinema queue

Yesterday, as part of the comments thread in this post, Maeve from Yellow Brick Reads linked me to the above video. I think it’s hilarious – but it also sparked a reaction from me that I’d like to move from … Continue reading

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Three Step Trilogy Analysis, Radio Interviews, Record Breaks & shhhhh

Many thanks to the folks over at Yellow Brick Reads for chosing The Moorehawke Trilogy as the subject of this month’s Three Step Trilogy. I love YBR’s indepth, thoughtful approach to reviewing and I especially like their new Three Step … Continue reading

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Moorehawke en francais and a little yellowbrickreads

Well, I had a terrific time at the Culture box readings yesterday. Many thanks to Sinéad MacAodha and all at the ILE and the Culture Box & Temple Bar Cultural Trust for organising the event. Somehow I managed not to … Continue reading

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Happy dancing…

The dragon and I are dancing because I’ve finally been given permission to share the happy news. Resonance will be on the Australian bookshelves shelves in May 2013! *swings dragon around the room singing tralalalaaaaaa* I’m so delighted to be working … Continue reading

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