Home Alone Harry by Jerry Rhodes and Rachael Messiter (Illustrated by Nicky Hill)

Blurb Harry is a mischievous young dog, adored by his family, Dad and Mum, Maisie (8) and Max (5). When the family leave him on his own he creates chaos. Dad demands, "That bad dog must go!" Alone and sad in bed that evening, Max asks, "Can anyone help?" How will the Thunkies respond to … Continue reading Home Alone Harry by Jerry Rhodes and Rachael Messiter (Illustrated by Nicky Hill)

The Birthday House by Jill Treseder

Blurb The year is 1955, the location picturesque Devon. In a house by the River Dart, schoolgirl Josephine Kennedy posts invitations to her twelfth birthday party – a party that never takes place. Horrific violence is committed that night in the family home, leaving all of its occupants dead.  Based on a disturbing real-life crime, … Continue reading The Birthday House by Jill Treseder

Planet in Peril edited by Isabelle Kenyon (Fly on the Wall Press)

I'm delighted to host the blog tour today for Planet in Peril, an anthology of words and images I purchased myself at the pre-order stage. I shall save my review for a future date, however, as today I'm handing over to Fly on the Wall to share a couple of poems and entice you with … Continue reading Planet in Peril edited by Isabelle Kenyon (Fly on the Wall Press)

Foxfire, Wolfskin and other stories of Shapeshifting Women by Sharon Blackie

Blurb Charged with drama and beauty, this memorable collection by a master storyteller weaves a magical world of possibility and power from female myths of physical renewal, creation and change. It is an extraordinary immersion into the bodies and voices, mindscapes and landscapes, of the shape-shifting women of our native folklore. We meet the Water … Continue reading Foxfire, Wolfskin and other stories of Shapeshifting Women by Sharon Blackie