Category Archives: Taken Away/Into The Grey

Lovely Into the Grey review from Carousel Magazine

Another lovely review of Into the Grey, this time from Carousel: The Guide to Children’s Books. Many thanks to my eds at Walker UK for forwarding this to me: Into the Grey Walker(eB) £6.99 ISBN 978-1406347326 After Nan accidentally burns … Continue reading

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Another lovely review for Into the Grey

To go with last week’s USA School Library Journal review, Walker have sent me a scan of this lovely UK School Librarian magazine review of Into the Grey: Kiernan, Celine. Into the Grey Walker. 2013. £6.99. 978 1 40634 732 6 … Continue reading

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Terrific SLJ Review for Into the Grey

Another lovely review for Into the Grey (aka Taken Away) This time from the School Library Journal. Kiernan, Celine. Into the Grey Candlewick. Aug. 2014. Tr $16.99. ISBN 9780763670610. LC 2013952836. Gr 7 Up–Set in Ireland in the early 1970s, this … Continue reading

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Starred Kirkus Review for Into the Grey!

Yeay! Check out Into the Grey‘s starred Kirkus review! INTO THE GREY [STARRED REVIEW]  Author: Celine KiernanPublication Date: August 1, 2014ISBN ( Hardcover ): 978-0-7636-7061-0 Category: Fiction Irish fantasist Kiernan (The Poison Throne, 2010, etc.) explores the dynamics of love and loss. In 1974, 15-year-old … Continue reading

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Consultancy, MS assesments, & Into the Grey on School reading lists

Sorry for the silence. I’m grinding away at Begone the Raggedy Witches right now and haven’t really lifted the head from the keyboard. Just two brief announcements: -0- On May 24th and June 7th I’ll be doing a series of one to one writing … Continue reading

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Another great cover for Into the Grey

Have I blogged yet about how much I love the Candlewick (US/Canadian edition) of Into the Grey? You all know what a hound I am for good cover art and this just does me in entirely. I love love love … Continue reading

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Sakura Medal, Inkwell Critique Services & Down a New Rabbithole

It’s only been a couple of weeks since I handed the new book over the the agent and – despite all my good intentions re having a proper rest – I’ve already fallen down the next rabbit hole. This is … Continue reading

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