Thank you, Internet!
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Thank you, Internet!

There is plenty about the internet that is rubbish – and there is plenty that is AMAZING!  Like this Youtube video of a 14-year-old girl playing Patrick Rondat’s tribute (composed in 1996) to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (composed in 1723) on electric guitar.  You HAVE to listen to this! Talk about energizing – I want to … Continue reading

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Nose on Film

When I was a teenager, I appeared on national television.  Here’s how it happened… I was working in admin at the BBC. A nationwide postal strike had been going on for a while and programmes that needed pre-arranged public involvement were struggling. Unusual amounts of tickets for recordings became available to BBC staff, so desperate … Continue reading

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How I Write a Book!

Hello, lovely Girls Heart Books readers! On my website and at school visits and things, people quite often ask me how you go about writing a book. Well, I guess there are as many different methods as there are writers (although most of them probably involve some kind of pen, laptop and chocolate-based incentive!). Anyway, … Continue reading