Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Sarah Webb's first book for Walker Books

The Amy Green, Teen Agony Queen website is now live.

Readers can correspond with Sarah, download lots of icons and pick up make-up tips from one of Ireland's best make-up artists.

Bookshops can download a poster for their window. Please remember to contact me if you want Sarah to sign books for your shop or do a school event in your area. email me at

Monday, January 26, 2009

PJ Lynch will be interviewed on The Tubridy Show on Thursday 12th Feb, Lincoln's Birthday.
PJ gathered a wealth of information on Abraham Lincoln and his family through the process of researching Lincoln and his Boys.
The Tubridy Show interview will be a 15 minute slot.

We are doing a limited run of this first beautiful 6" x 8" hardcover edition isbn 9780763637231 ( Walker Books / Candlewick Press) so get ordering now !!

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Toby Alone, (Isbn 9781406313154) by Timothee de Fombelle translated from French by Sarah Ardizzone won the 2008 Marsh Award for Children's Literature in Translation. Paperback edition is scheduled for publication in June but Walker Books are considering an earlier release.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Amy Green

Get ready for the arrival of Amy Green, Teen Agony Queen. (pub date Feb 09)
First Chapter can be downloaded at the Amy Green website.

Sarah will visit bookshops in Dublin in early Feb. Get your requests for a author visit to me as soon as possible.

Monday, January 12, 2009

O Briens Press Irish Bookseller Award

I have been asked to join the judging panel for this years O Brien Press Irish Bookseller of the Year Award. Winner will be announced at the Irish Booksellers Association Dinner on Feb 21st.