I am so honoured to be hosting some of the authors from An Awfully Big Blog Adventure in conjunction with the Online Literary Festival. How flippin’ awesome. So look-out for guest posts on the Saturday Spotlight on the 9th July and Musical Moments on Sunday the 10th July *SQUEE*
The program of events so you can mark your diaries:

Saturday 9th July

9.30am Anne Cassidy Post: To Blog or Not To Blog?

10.00am Jo Cotterill 

10.30am Anne Rooney and Mary Hoffman Video: Italian Inspiration

11.00am Celia Rees Post: Scattered Authors, the Beginning

11.30am Elen Caldecott Competition: Win ‘Operation Eiffel Tower’

12 NOON Sally Nicholls

12.30pm Gillian Phillip Competition: Win ‘Bloodstone’ and ‘Firebrand’

1.00pm Liz Kessler Competition: Win ‘A Year Without Autumn’

1.30pm Sam Mills Video: Interview with Tyger Drew-Honey

2.00pm Adele Geras

2.30pm Jane Eagland Post: The Ups and Downs of Research

3.00pm Enid Richemont

3.30pm Malcolm Rose Post: What teenagers really think

4.00pm Lucy Coats Video and Competition: The Hero Dog Story

4.30pm Susan Price and Katherine Roberts Post: Kindles and Kids Books

5.00pm Wendy Meddour Post: On Not Being a Famous Actress

5.30pm Miriam Halahmy and Savita Kalhan

6.00pm Catherine Johnson Post: Rastamouse, the Moomins and Me

6.30pm Penny Dolan

7.00pm Linda Newberry and Julia Jarman

7.30pm Andrew Strong

Sunday 10th July

10.30am Emma Barnes

11.00 am Diane Hofmeyr and Miriam Moss

11.30am Kath Langrish Post: Secret Rooms in Children’s Fiction

12 NOON Nicola Morgan Competition: Win ‘Write to be Published’ and a crabbit bag.

12.30pm Julie Sykes Post and Competition: My Favourite Bears

1.00pm Leila Rasheed Competition: Win a critique

1.30pm Joan Lennon Post: The Flamingo and the Writer

2.00pm Hilary McKay Competition: Win ‘Caddy’s World’

2.30pm Fiona Dunbar and Keren David Video: In Conversation

3.00pm Josh Lacey Competition: Win ‘Island of Thieves’

3.30pm Marie-Louise Jensen and David Calcutt

4.00pm Candy Gourlay Video: Creating a Legend

4.30pm Karen Ball Competition: An Inspiring Giveaway

5.00pm Linda Strachan and Cathy MacPhail Video: In Conversation

5.30pm Malachy Doyle Post: The Happy Book

6.00pm Michelle Lovric Competition: Win ‘The Undrowned World’

6.30pm Sue Purkiss Post: What the Dickens?

7.00pm Julie Day

7.30pm Lynne Garner

My advice – clear your schedule cos this is going to be EPIC [ : D ]