Category Archives: Books

JK Rowling, trans activism and the toxicity of social media bubbles

On 10th June 2020, JK Rowling, the famous author of the most successful children’s book series of all time, wrote an essay on her website to try and counter some of the hatred she has been receiving from trans activists, … Continue reading

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My book is out!

Finally, after about a year’s work, my first book of short stories is being published! Ok, so I’m publishing it myself, but that still counts as “published” in my opinion! The book is a collection of the comic short stories, … Continue reading

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Trouble for biographies (2010 Costa Book Awards)

I’ve just started reading my Jan/Feb/Mar edition of the excellent quarterly magazine for women writers, Mslexia. I was shocked to read that the judges for the Costa Book Awards 2010 announced in November that they had only been able to … Continue reading

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