Reviews and Press Round Up

A strange thing that happens as your pub date looms is that people start talking about your book (YOUR BOOK!), writing reviews and featuring it on their blogs and just generally saying Very Nice Things Indeed. It’s a terrifying time, because it makes you realise that you have no control over your book anymore. All [...]

The Elites Extract

Hey lovely readers! I can’t believe it’s just 70 days to publication now (I didn’t count, I promise – Waterstones told me). That’s less than 100! Less than three months! Less time than I’m ready but also too much. Anyway, as publication is looming and proofs are already out there with booksellers and lots of [...]

THE ELITES Cover Reveal

MY BOOK. MY COVER. MY GOODNESS.

I seriously cannot get over how beautiful this is. The attention to detail – the beautiful, mixed race model who is just as I envisioned Silver, the exotic background, the rain, the colours – is just astounding. And if this were a book I randomly came [...]

Proof Day!

Just a teensy tiny post to say – WELL HELLO PROOFS.

My Next Big Thing

There’s a blog chain going around at the moment where writers discuss their ‘next big thing’ – the book they’re currently working on or is set to come out next. I was honoured to be tagged for this by Philip Reeve in his NBT post, who is one of my favourite authors, and just such [...]