Journalism: all current articles
Sally Gardner, Tinder
BLACK BERRY BLUE/ JAMILLA GAVIN
I don't often get the chance to review children's short stories instead of novels, simply because few have a strong enough controlling idea. I was delighted to find this book in my pile.
Rickets - Daily Telegraph
It's a strange thing but though the editors who commission me on the Daily Telegraph are exceptionally pleasant, civilised and humorous, the bloggers who comment online are anything but. Was I being serious in saying I sent my children up chimneys to earn pennies? What do you think?
FRANCESCA SIMON, THE LOST GODS
Gill Hornby, THE HIVE