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Fool’s Assassin by Robin Hobb

I made this, for Robin Hobb, with the help of Natasha Bardon, Emma Coode, Jane Johnson and Dominic Forbes. Harper Collins dress fantasy Fiction in beautiful clothing making brilliant reads beautifully covetous.   Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this … Continue reading

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Reading Agency Author of the Month

Thank you The Reading Agency for choosing me as their Author of the Month. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Share on technorati Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe … Continue reading

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17th -21st July: Art in Action

Next week I will be packing and traveling to Art in Action. For anyone who doesn’t know it, hasn’t been it is THE most amazing feast of beauty and art. Here’s links to a few past ones. 2009 2010 2012 … Continue reading

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Made in the UK: or, a very good idea.

The irony is it all started with a ginger cat. You know how something brews away at the back of your mind and then all of a sudden motivation strikes and good things happen? Well, one day, in a bookshop … Continue reading

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In London I……..

…went to the library and saw some dragons.       I talked to lots of children, mostly about dragons, sometimes about cats.                       Mary and I met a pirate … Continue reading

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Mary joins the library

Mary said, “What’s a library?” And I said, “Well, it’s like a big house where there are lots of books. Some people are lucky to have private libraries at home, but not many people. And some schools have libraries. And … Continue reading

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#SummerReadingChallenge and Dragons

On Tuesday the wonderful 3Lanes Courier company transported a whole whyr of dragons from Torquay to Hornsey Library, where they have settled all over the walls and in the windows. The paintings will be there for a while and I … Continue reading

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“When we were we were we were young.”

It is #IBW2014 this week. For those not in the book trade this means nothing. Independent Booksellers Week. So, here is a short story about one, or maybe it’s a book review. Over the last year and a half I … Continue reading

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Desk. Beginning. At the end.

At the beginning of this year’s card for Help Musicians I moved my desks in my studio. I do this sometimes. It’s a restlessness. Something to do with settling in to new work after a long period of working. A … Continue reading

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Mary and the Leopard go to the Circus

Mary said, “What’s this?” And I said, “it’s a very old tin of paints, Mary. From when I was a little girl.” And Mary said, “Yes, but what is this a picture of?” And I said, “It’s a circus, Mary.” … Continue reading

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