New Release: MIRRORS (Papercuts 3)

My fifth book for Badger Learning is out now! Mirrors is part of the third illustrated Papercuts series, which I’m thrilled to be part of. James Lawrence’s amazing illustrations helps bring this scary little story to life and I couldn’t be happier with the final book! I was inspired by this photo I took of myself a…

Reading Wrap-Up 2019

I read 22 books in 2019, which I am pleased with, especially as I enjoyed everything I picked up! I completed a few series that had been sitting on my TBR for a while, reminding me how much I loved the previous books (and wondering why I hadn’t read the final book sooner!). I started…

New Release: NOWHERE (Between the Lines 2)

My fourth book for Badger Learning is out now! MADE released in September 2017 as part of the first Between the Lines series. The Trick released in January 2018 followed by One Way in January 2019 as part of the Papercuts series. Nowhere is part of the second Between the Lines series, which I’m thrilled…

Flickerink Updates: Book Box Club, Illumicrate, Bookmarks & more!

We last updated in January with news of our collaboration with Illumicrate and the good news that our candles were being stocked in the Hollies Farmshop and the magical Punnydukes! You can read that post here. Since then we have released a candle box, added bookmarks and candle tins to the shop, and collaborated with…

Review: THE EXTINCTION TRIALS: REBEL by SM Wilson

THE EXTINCTION TRIALS: REBEL (EXTINCTION TRIALS #3) Earthasia is in chaos – resources are low and the people are fighting back. But on the dinosaur continent of Piloria, the land is thriving. A large group try to carve out their new beginning, but how long until the dinosaurs notice they are there? Survival is threatened both…

New Release: ONE WAY (Papercuts 2)

The Trick released last January for the first series of Papercuts and I’m delighted to have had the chance to work with Badger Learning again on this second Papercuts series with One Way. One Way is about a cursed fairground, complete with 4 wonderful illustrations by James Lawrence. The book is one of six in…

Flickerink Updates: Illumicrate, Punnydukes & more!

Since reopening our bookish candle shop in September we have lots to share! Illumicrate: Saints & Scars Grishaverse Box Volume 2 We’re delighted to have one of our candles included in Illumicrate’s Grishverse box. We worked closely with Illumicrate to create an exclusive layered candle for this. The box contains a special edition of King…

Books Read November – December 2018

Review books: The Last by Hanna Jameson  – A well-imagined post-apocalyptic world set in a remote hotel as winter draws in. As the world is under nuclear attack, twenty survivors remain at the hotel. Jon keeps record with a day-by-day account of everything happening to the group, which is what we read. Jon also discovers a…

Books Read October 2018

Review books: The Boneless Mercies by April Genevieve Tucholke – Boneless Mercies are women hired to kill mercifully. But the group is becoming tired of traveling without a home, taking mercy kills to pay their way. Frey wants more — she wants glory and fortune . So they set out to hunt a monster. I absolutely loved…

Interview with Danny Pearson, Author and Publisher

I’m delighted to welcome Danny Pearson here today to chat about his work in publishing, from editing books, writing his own, and writing for the Beano! He’s been so busy recently I couldn’t help but make him busier by asking him to stop by and tell us about everything he’s been getting up to! Kate…

Halloween Reads 2018

I always put together a list of books to read in the lead up to Halloween. I usually choose too many and am still reading them throughout November! Last year I chose 4 books and the year before around 7…! This year I’ve picked out 3 Halloween reads for myself and I’m so excited about…

Books Read August – September 2018

Review books: Beneath the Citadel by Destiny Soria – Cassa, orphaned daughter of rebels, tries to keep up all her parents had worked for and take down the government, who use prophecies to frighten Eldra’s citizens into following their strict rule. She has a small group of close allies by her side. Told in alternating viewpoints, with…