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Tag Archives: Keris Stainton

Book Birthday Interview: Starring Kitty by Keris Stainton

Rhian Ivory interviews Keris Stainton about her latest release, Starring Kitty — out today with Catnip Publishing! Here’s a little more about the book… Sometimes the greatest love stories happen … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Researching your setting (or It’s a hard life being an author)

I quite often start with setting. I find quirky, unusual places (like this one or this one) so inspiring and frequently find the settings suggest the characters and plot. We … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · 6 Comments

Ask The Allsorts: What or who is your favourite setting or character from your book(s), and why?

Fletcher Moss Late in the editing process for Poison Boy, I realised I needed a streetwise kid who could get my crew into a secret location, so I added a … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · 2 Comments

Behind the Scenes: What I’m doing when I’m not writing

Earlier this year, I wrote the first draft of a novel. It was easy. The easiest thing I’ve ever written. I blogged about how easy it was. I felt a … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · 5 Comments

Meet the Allsorts (3) + Giveaway

Welcome back to Author Allsorts! We hope you’ve enjoyed getting to know our group of UK-based authors and illustrators of picture books, children’s and YA fiction. Today is the last … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · 88 Comments

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