SCBWI-BI Conference – Is it Worth It?

The annual SCBWI British Isles conference is open for booking and I didn’t hesitate before signing up. I’ve hardly missed one in years – in fact I’ve been trying to remember if I’ve missed one. Sadly, no one has helpfully produced a list  so I can’t tick them off.

Fiona Dunbar on Stories, Science and Series.

My agent will be giving Dylan and Mouse  a gentle push into the world very soon. It’s a new thing for me, writing a series, and challenging.  Ever the professional, not just seeking an excuse to read yet more children’s books, I researched the genre by reading a lot of series fiction. During this process…