YA books dealing with anxiety

Posted on 27/10/16 in Katy's Corner

Recommended by bloggers and authors Earlier today, I tweeted some of my favourite book bloggers asking for their recommendations of books that deal with anxiety. This was because a friend of mine is dealing with it herself. I got AMAZING response and some fantastic recommendations, so just in case anyone else out there has the same question, here are some wonderful YA books that you …

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Who is your favourite fictional heroine OF ALL TIME?

Posted on 25/10/16 in Katy's Corner

OK, things are getting serious… I’ve been thinking this morning about all the wonderful books out there with all the wonderful heroines in them. Think about it, there are THOUSANDS. And they’re all so different! From Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre, to JK Rowling’s Hermione Granger, there are some amazing heroines out there spilling from the pages of our most treasured books. SO HERE IS THE …

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YA SHOT 2016

Posted on 21/10/16 in Katy's Corner

Don’t miss 72 authors and 35 events at YA SHOT Saturday 22nd October I could not be more excited about the fact that it is YA Shot tomorrow! I am lucky enough to be on a panel with some hilarious authors, talking about comedy and happiness in YA fiction. WHAT A CORKER THAT WILL BE! 13.10–14.05 Pursuit of Happyness: happy YA with Katy Birchall, Jenny …

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*BOOK GIVEAWAY* Enid Blyton’s Summer Stories

Posted on 10/10/16 in Katy's Corner

To celebrate the Books Are My Bag campaign, I’m doing a TWITTER GIVEAWAY to one lucky winner of the wonderful Enid Blyton’s Summer Stories! A lovely collection of Enid Blyton’s stories filled with fun, magic and adventure! Now, I know that summer is technically over…BUT what better way to bring back those summer-day memories yet again. And, personally, I think that Enid Blyton is perfect …

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Posted on 05/10/16 in Katy's Corner

Twitter Takeover with Books Are My Bag tonight at 7pm I am so excited to be doing a TWITTER TAKEOVER with the wonderful Books Are My Bag campaign tonight, Wednesday 5th October, at 7pm. I’ll be answering a load of questions and trying to look cool, but most importantly we’ll be celebrating BOOKS! I even hear my fabulous publishers Egmont will be sneaking in on …

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