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Author Archives: Kate Kelly

Book Birthday: The Misper by Bea Davenport – interviewed by Kate Kelly.

The Misper is the thrilling new YA novel by Bea Davenport, published by Conrad Press. “I knew this girl, you see. A sort of a friend. No one thought she … Continue reading

March 1, 2018

When Science and Fiction Collide

When science meets fiction something amazing starts to happen.

January 20, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Future Flooded Cambridge of Red Rock

In the world of Red Rock Danni and Gracie visit many locations, some you may also have visited or maybe even live – Naples, Malta, Greenland! But in the world … Continue reading

October 16, 2015

My Father’s Library or “The Book Collector”

I have always loved libraries. I loved first library my mother took me to where we rummaged through racks of picture books to find new bedtime reading. I loved the … Continue reading

June 24, 2015

To Those Who Have Inspired Me.

There are many inspirational people who I have been fortunate enough to cross paths with over the years. They have influenced all aspects of my life. But today I am … Continue reading

December 8, 2014 · 2 Comments

Book Birthday Interview: The Serpent House by Bea Davenport

Today fellow Curious Fox author Bea Davenport is celebrating the publication of her debut children’s novel THE SERPENT HOUSE. Book blurb: As I got into the Hall grounds, the sick, … Continue reading

June 5, 2014

Getting Rid of the Parents

How many parents feature in kids and YA books? They may well be present, but they won’t be driving the story forwards. That’s the role of the kids. But in … Continue reading

October 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Book Birthday Interview with Mo O’Hara

Today I am delighted to be talking to Mo O’Hara, author of My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish, which was published earlier year, with the Sea-Quel (her pun, not mine) hitting … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · 3 Comments