The podcast is here!
I’ve been having a go at creating some T-shirts and mugs etc. for readers. If you’d like to find some Cat Royal related gifts, you can find them in my shop. http://catroyal.com/shop/
Cat’s been playing Kiss, Marry, Avoid over on Pinterest. You can join in with your suggestions if you like!
If you are in the Cambridge area, here’s a possible day out for you in June. Lots of other brilliant authors on the programme too!
Join award-winning children’s author Julia Golding and embark on an adventure through the history of science. Julia will talk about her Curious Science Quest books, exploring science through various periods in history and seeing how they all contributed to our modern understanding of life and the … … See more
Near Chelmesford today with your children? Then come on a curious science quest at 3pm, Lord Ashcroft building, Anglia Ruskin University, as part of @EssexBookFest I can promise dodos, experiments and fun quizzes. … See more
Julia Golding, award-winning children’s author, will explore the big questions that scientists have asked throughout history – but can science explain everything? Join Julia’s time-travelling quest of discovery as she discusses her latest books Hunt with Newton and Rocky Road to Galileo. The eve… … See more
Essex peeps, I’m in Chelmsford this Saturday for the book festival, Mercury theatre 3pm. There will be science, murder-mysteries and dodos, suited to an 8-14 age group so do come along.
Here’s Imogen Russell William’s Authograph with me at the Books for Keeps online journal. Find out the secret ingredient to all my different books under my three names!
A pleasant surprise in my inbox. A lovely review of one of my Curious Science Quest books: Hunt with Newton. Thanks JoycesMystery.
#HuntWithNewton #NetGalley Why were there no books like this when I was young? It would have made such a difference to me. This is a book that makes learning about science engaging, entertaining a…
Calling all my readers within reach of London, there’s a special (and rare) chance to meet me at a free public event on 29th January 6pm Royal Institution. I’m there talking about the stories in the history of science and my new novel (The Curious Crime – a Victorian whodunnit) and there will be a reception afterwards where you have a chance to meet me (plus free refreshments!). See the invitation below for details as it would be helpful to have an RSVP. … See more
Just out on Audible is the new audiobook of Secret of the Sirens. If you have a long journey over the holidays, or just like listening, why not check it out? Here’s a little of what it is about: When 11-year-old Connie is sent to live with her eccentric aunt by the sea, she’s not expecting anything great – not to make friends with Col, the coolest guy in town, and certainly not to discover that mythical creatures still exist, that an ancient society has protected them for centuries, and that a dark and treacherous force is lurking in their midst. Most of all, she doesn’t expect to learn that she has the rarest of talents, greater even than her secret ability to communicate with animals. With Col’s help, she could achieve unimaginable power – and face the terrifying choices that come with it. In the tradition of Eragon, A Wrinkle in Time, and The Golden Compass, the first book in the Companions Quartet is a boldly original adventure that will ignite the imaginations and emotions of fantasy readers everywhere. … See more
Check out this great listen on Audible.com. “Col felt a stab of fear in his stomach. The Sirens were now close enough for him to see their crimson mouths open in a scream, pale faces blazing with white-hot anger, their bird claws tearing at the air.” When 11-year-old Connie is sent to li… … See more