#InterviewByBook with Kris Sheather

Title: The Green Goggles Author: Kris Sheather Illustrator: Kris Sheather Publisher: Ormiston Press Genre: Picture Book Age Group: 2-6 Please tell us a bit of what your book is about. Pete wakes up excited because it’s his birthday. He’s disappointed with his presents until he receives a pair of green goggles. Wearing the goggles ignites his imagination and his backyard is transformed. What kinds of themes / issues are raised in this story? The first theme is on emotional rea...
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6 Tips on the Art of Writing – With Links

As an emerging author, I have often gotten stuck in my writing. My writing feels bland, the words are flat, the dialogue is going nowhere, the story slumps in the middle, the ending is too abrupt, or my writing is just not ‘sparkling.’ If you are like me, you spend hours trawling websites, or reading ‘How to write’ books - time that I would rather be spending on the craft of writing. I have found myself at the bottom of the proverbial 'mountain of information', and no path forward. So here a...
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#InterviewByTheme with Kris Sheather

We are ecstatic to have Kris Sheather here to bring a smile to our day with her 'Comedy' themed answers! 😄 🙊 What is the funniest book you've ever read? Oh there’s more than one and they are Terry Pratchett books. ‘In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.’ What is it about writing for children that makes you happy? Imagining their beautiful minds ticking over as they read, thinking of things I’m incapable of with my grown-up head. Which author's or ill...
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