So this is it! Goodbye to everyone – and THANK YOU! Below the video you’ll find a list of EVERYONE (I think!!) who has ever blogged on Girls Heart Books. It’s an awesome list, and one that I’m VERY proud of. Ali Sparkes Fiona Dunbar Luisa Plaja Sarah Webb Susie Day Tamsyn Murray Joanna Nadin … Continue reading
Author Archives: Jo Cotterill
Thanks to everyone who entered the recent competitions! And congratulations to the winners of: ALICE JONES: THE GHOST LIGHT RosieJayne Bennett, Simon Williams and Gaynor McClarey ♥ FENN HALFLIN AND THE FEAR ZERO Anne Cunningham, Crystal Hall and Lucy Georgeson ♥ ST GRIZZLE’S SCHOOL FOR GIRLS, GOATS AND RANDOM BOYS Jessica Cunningham, Claire Thompson and Tess Brooker ♥ WAITING FOR … Continue reading
Sad news for Girls Heart Books…the end of an era!
We’re nearly six years old! And I’m sad to tell you that on our sixth birthday, 1st May, Girls Heart Books will officially close down. It’s been a wonderful journey! But time marches on, and for Julie Sykes, who runs the site with me, and myself, time is the issue. We both have other projects … Continue reading
Free books up for grabs!
Four brilliant brand-new books have just been added to our Competitions page – so get entering! You can enter for your own kids, for yourself, for your school library…but don’t put it off! https://girlsheartbooks.com/competitions/ Continue reading
Guest Blogger: JULIA LEE
Julia used to be a regular blogger with GHB and we’re delighted to welcome her back with a fantastic blog about her brand new book NANCY PARKER’S SPOOKY SPECULATIONS, the second in the exciting Nancy Parker detective series! A Lowly Housemaid with Daring Dreams! by Julia Lee It’s lovely to be back at Girls Heart … Continue reading
Guest Blogger: Lisa Thompson
Happy New Year, readers! And our first guest blogger of 2017 is Lisa Thompson, who’s written the brand-new The Goldfish Boy, a book we’re totally dying to read because it sounds amazing! Matthew hates germs and going outside, so much so that he’s practically trapped in his own home. But one day Teddy, the toddler … Continue reading
Huge congratulations to: Mary O’Mahony, Jodie Cox, Gemma Wright, amani msque, becky butler, Denise Lawrence, Andrea Upton, Rhian Ivory, Liz Taylor and Jo Clarke, who each win a copy of THE SECRET OF NIGHTINGALE WOOD by Lucy Strange Emily Egan, Helen Williams and R Macdonald, who each win a copy of BLACK POWDER by Ally Kerrick Isabella Morgan, Karen Ennis and Clara Egan, who each win a copy … Continue reading
Congratulations to the following people, winners in our September giveaway! ROSE IN THE BLITZ: Debra Applegate, Megan Adams, Val Hartley THE SECRET COOKING CLUB: Arianne Dunne, Jo Ealand, Jo Clarke THE GREAT FIRE DOGS: Denice Copland, Adeinne Tonner, Jennifer Moville Your copies should be with you soon! If you weren’t lucky this time, don’t forget to check back soon – we’ve got more comps … Continue reading
GHB’s Joan Lennon on the Scottish Teenage Book Prize Shortlist!
We love it here at GHB when one of our own bloggers is listed for a prize, and we couldn’t be prouder of the fab Joan Lennon for making the shortlist for the Scottish Teenage Book Prize! #ScotTeenBookPrize Authors Keith Gray, Claire McFall and Joan Lennon have made it onto the shortlist for the very … Continue reading
Ten Top Tips for Attending YA Events – Katherine Woodfine (YAShot Blog Tour)
Hello GHBers! Today we’re taking part in a blog tour (where lots of authors post on lots of different blogs to promote one event) for the amazing YAShot, which is a one-day event that takes place on Saturday 22nd October in Hillingdon, near London, with the support of the fantastic library service there. Over 70 … Continue reading