MY AGENT AND PUBLISHER
Ed Victor Literary Agency The home of my agent Sophie Hicks
Walker Books The publishers of The Butterfly Heart
Conor Hacket Walkers rep in Ireland
WRITING AND BOOKS WEBSITES
Siobhan Parkinson Ireland’s Children’s Laureate
CBI The National children’s book organisation of Ireland
David Maybury David’s blog about anything and everything to do with children’s literature
SCBWI Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators
Ireland The International Board on Books for Young People
Writing4All A writing forum based in Ireland
Stonehouse Books an independent bookshop in Kilkenny on Facebook
The Book Centre, Kilkenny
The Purple Crayon A site on writing, illustrating and publishing for children.
WEBSITES OF OTHER WRITERS
Irish Fables – Tom O’Neill’s blog site on The Lost Tales of Fionn MacCumhaill
Jean Flitcroft Little Island Author and member of my writing group
Sarah Webb Sarah’s blog about writing (Sarah is a Walker Books author)
Jane Mitchell An Irish author published by Walker Book
Ellen Banda-Aaku Author of Wandi’s Little Voice
Mary Arrigan Irish author of too many books to mention!
Juliette Saumande In her own words: she is a writer, translator, mum, fencer and tapdancer living in Dublin.
Seize the Moment Miss Bwalya’s blog
Uprooting the Pumpkin Mwanabibi Sikamo’s blog
Seomra Ranga Great website run by Damien Quinn on teaching resources for Primary School teachers.
Mango Groove Brilliant band in South Africa (coincidentally my brother’s band!)