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Tag Archives: Sarah Crossan

Sarah Crossan: Rich, Famous and Happy!*

Rich, Famous and Happy!* Look, don’t listen to these writers telling you that being published isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. We’re poor? Ha! Lonely and unrecognised? Rubbish. Unhappy … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 3 Comments

Ode To My Agent by Sarah Crossan

Written in haste and love: Ode To My Agent She found me in the slush pile, Which I never thought she would, Her email clearly said, “Send more!” Had I … Continue reading

November 21, 2014


I don’t come from a big book reading family, although I know lots of writers do. Many talk about the stacks of dusty books in their childhood homes, their parents’ … Continue reading

August 27, 2014

Kate Ormand: Review of APPLE & RAIN by Sarah Crossan

APPLE & RAIN by Sarah Crossan When Apple’s mother returns after eleven years away, Apple feels whole again. But just like the stormy Christmas Eve when she left, her mother’s … Continue reading

August 18, 2014 · 5 Comments

Book Birthday Interview: Apple and Rain by Sarah Crossan

Today I’m delighted to be interviewing Sarah Crossan, author of the beautiful, Carnegie-shortlisted THE WEIGHT OF WATER, to celebrate the publication of her new novel, APPLE AND RAIN. I’m a … Continue reading

August 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Five Things I’ve Learnt Since Getting Published by Sarah Crossan

Being A Published Writer Doesn’t Validate Me As a Person So I always knew that happiness was self made and that any attempt to use outside sources to make me … Continue reading

March 19, 2014

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