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Like most Brits, I've been filling in my census form this week. (What is your job title? WRITER. Briefly describe what you do (did) in your main job. WRITING.)  I dithered more over the 'how many hours a week do you work in this employment?' question. In the last two weeks, I've written barely 500… Continue reading Fuel

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Splishy Splashy News

BIG NEWS! I'm thrilled to announce my new series MERMAID GIRLS, for readers aged 9+, will be published by Random House Children's Books next year. Hey Sus, why in the heckity heck are you writing about mermaids all of a sudden? I'm not. The MERMAID GIRLS series is about 11-year-old Pea and her sisters Clover… Continue reading Splishy Splashy News