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YA Shot Blog Tour 2016 – A Discussion with Lydia Syson

Hi everyone! Today I am delighted to be hosting a stop on the YA Shot 2016 blog tour. YA Shot is a one day festival celebrating UKYA and it is held in Uxbridge in North West London. I popped in last year briefly and it looked amazing, and I am very excited to say I… Continue reading YA Shot Blog Tour 2016 – A Discussion with Lydia Syson

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What makes a ‘Strong Female Character’?

So for as long as I’ve been reading and been active on the internet, I’ve seen the term ‘strong female character’ thrown around a lot by reviewers and readers, particularly within the YA community. And recently, I’ve been thinking a lot about what constitutes a ‘strong female character’ and why some character are deserving of… Continue reading What makes a ‘Strong Female Character’?