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New Release! The ‘Airy Who Found Her ‘F’

Isabel-the-‘Airy is afraid of everything… Soon, she must go in search of her ‘F’ (pronounced phonetically) and become a fully-fledged fairy. But will she be too afraid to try? Are … Continue reading

September 14, 2015 · 4 Comments

Dot Day: Make Your Mark!

Dot Day! Even the most reluctant can create something!  I would love you to come on over to my Dr Niamh Chidren’s Books site and add some love to my … Continue reading

September 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why Children Love Superheroes

Is it a man? Is it a bird? No. It’s a Superman! Whoosh! And our small, caped crusader (sorry, mixing him up with Batman… NANA!!!) just flew past with tea-towel outstretched and wrapped about him, on his way to save the world, defeat the bad guys, and rescue a dog from an exploding volcano.

August 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Do We Know The Importance Of Childhood Imagination?

Well! Do we? Click HERE to find out on Dr Niamh Children’s Books.

July 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Farewell To Plum Tree Books

Dear friends and followers, some of you may have noticed that I haven’t been around for some time. I have been very busy, caught up in the publishing/writing world and … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · 20 Comments

The Wednesday Poetry Corner: Bellamy The Butterfly

As this is The Wednesday Poetry Corner, and I am celebrating reading Bellamy The Butterfly at Wisley Gardens this weekend, I thought I would give you a snippet of the … Continue reading

July 30, 2014 · 8 Comments

Butterfly Week: The Butterfly Effect!

All this week, to celebrate reading Bellamy The Butterfly at Wisley Gardens, I will be posting different snippets about how butterflies inspire alliteration, poetry and metaphor. Today, I reflect on … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · 3 Comments