Instagram Update: Problem plot lines? Character chaos? Ask Ally! The definitive guide to #writing from one of teen fiction’s best-loved authors. Writing finally has its own agony aunt in bestselling author, #AllyCarter • Published by @hachettebooks @hachettekids Always wanted to write? Not sure how to begin, or what to do with tricky characters or pesky plotlines? Ask Ally! Ally and her #author friends want to help YOU #write the #book you’ve always dreamed of. Part agony aunt, part writing guru, this writing guide is thoughtful, witty and best of all, useful. With advice from some of children’s fiction’s brightest stars including #HollyBlack #CassandraClare and #KodyKeplinger #fiction #writingabook #writingadvice #bookpost #bookblogger #freebie

Instagram Update: DIVER’S DAUGHTER – A Tudor Story by @lawrencepatrice • Publishes 2nd May @scholastic_uk @scholasticuk ” Voices: Diver’s Daughter – A Tudor Story brings Eve and her mother, who was stolen from her family in Mozambique as a child, from the Southwark slums of Elizabethan London to England’s southern coast. When they hear from a Mary Rose survivor that one of the African free-divers who was sent to salvage its treasures is alive and well and living in Southampton, mother and daughter agree to try to find him and attempt to dive the wreck of another ship, rumoured to be rich with treasures. But will the pair survive when the man arrives to claim his ‘share’? Will Eve overcome her fear of the water to help rescue her mother?” #PatriceLawrence #fiction #bameauthors #ukauthor #tudorhistory #books #bookpost #bookblogger #freebie #ownvoices