News and Events

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Latest News

July 2020: HarperCollins Children’s signs second series from CleverlyThe Violet Veil Mysteries!

July 2020: Sophie will once again be a workshop leader at this year’s WOWCON.

December 2019: The Last Secret has been featured in Five Book’s Editor’s Picks for the Top 5 Children’s Books of the year. Readers also voted The Curse in the Candlelight onto the Children’s Book Award‘s Pick of the Year list!

April 2019: Sophie has been announced as a guest speaker and workshop leader at WOWCON in September, an online convention that aims to help those who can’t usually attend regular conventions.

January 2019: HarperCollins are running a competition to win a set of all the Scarlet & Ivy books. Click here to find out how to enter – closes January 26th 2019. You can also now have a go at this fun quiz – can you help the twins solve this mini mystery?

talk 7On stage with Helena Duggan at Bath Children’s Literature Festival
chippenham gazette photoA Peter Pan themed event for World Book Day

Latest Awards

The Lost Twin has been shortlisted for the West Australian Young Readers’ Book Award!

The Lost Twin has been shortlisted for the Concorde Book Award!

The Curse in The Candlelight has been chosen for the Children’s Book Award’s Pick of the Year list!

The Last Secret has been shortlisted for the West Australian Young Readers’ Book Award!

Latest Interviews/Guest Posts

Author interview and series review by Geek Mom

Author interview with Torchlight

Author interview with Paper Worlds

Easter Eggs with Tales of Yesterday

Author interview with Celia Jenkins

My Writing and Reading Life on The Children’s Book Review

5 Middle Grade Novels That Influenced Me on

Author interview with The Reader’s Corner

My Top 10 Terrifying Teachers on The Guardian

Upcoming Public Events

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