Wigtown Book Festival Interviews – 24/9/11

September 25, 2011

Mum and me manage the Children’s Marquee at The Wigtown Book Festival and, while my Mum’s tidying up between events, I sneak off and interview the authors. This is the first batch, which includes: Debi Gliori, Shoo Rayner, Maria Cairnie and Sarah McIntyre. My first interview was with a Festival regular, the fabulous fiddler Debi […]

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Meeting at Kitty’s

September 22, 2009
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Interview with Cathy Cassidy Saturday 12th September 2009 at Kitty’s Tea Shop in the New Galloway hills. It was a gorgeous sunny day when we arrived at Kitty’s.  It was a real treat; we have lived here for nearly 4 years and had always wanted to visit this lovely tea shop.  We had heard reports […]

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Blue Peter Presenter spills the beans on secret desire for life of crime

April 25, 2009

Back in October 2008, I was chosen as one of only nine national judges for the annual Blue Peter Book Awards.  I had to read 9 books from various categories and be ready to meet up with the other judges to decide the winners. On a cold January day I flew down to London with […]

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