Welcome to Flotsam and Jestsam. Here you’ll find an assortment of my recommendations of great children’s books, both new and old, as well as some notes on my struggle to write a story of my own.
I tend to write down ideas on scraps of paper which form a chaotic mess in my handbag, so this will be an attempt to copy down some of the important ones and give some order to the madness.
Please bear with me, as this my first foray into the world of blogging. It was inspired by a talk by Jon Reed at the Nosy Crow Conference on children’s publishing. ‘Anyone can do it’ he said… so here goes.