It’s my last post and I’m sorry to say goodbye. So sorry that I’ve been putting off writing it. Now it’s super late and I’m racing against the clock and just realised (at 9.30 a.m) that I didn’t press the right button last night, so that’s why this is overdue! Mulling over what to write … Continue reading
Author Archives: Francesca Armour-Chelu
Little Rebels Award Submissions 2017
Really delighted ‘Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero’ has been nominated by Walker Books for the Little Rebels Children’s Book Awards 2017. Some wonderful titles on the list. Well done to everyone who wrote/published books promoting a fairer world. Source: Little Rebels Award Submissions 2017 Continue reading
It hardly feels like a week since my last blog let alone a month! That’s because it’s been a really busy few weeks since getting the last notes on ‘Fenn Halflin and the Seaborn’ (to be published in July) and school visits for World Book Day, where I’ve been running workshops to help children write … Continue reading
New Angle Prize
Really thrilled to let you know ‘Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero‘ has made the New Angle Prize longlist. The New Angle Prize is a biennial award given to any book of literary merit set in or influenced by the region of East Anglia. The judges said; A thought-provoking debut in which the threat from the east … Continue reading
Goodbyes and hellos.
This post should have some kind of health warning as there are some ridiculously adorable photos of a puppy in it that could melt your heart. We’re just over a month into the New Year, and I’m a week into owning new puppy! Meet Didi! Here she is on her first day at home. Didi … Continue reading
How long does a dream take to make?
Hi everyone, I’m so happy to have been asked to join GirlsHeartBooks as one of their guest bloggers for the next few months. What a fabulous place to talk about books and writing – and other things! So a little bit about me; ‘I’m a writer.’ There, I’ve said it! That tiny sentence is surprisingly … Continue reading