Exciting news…‘Now That I’m Headless’, a poem about the ghost of Mary Queen of Scots, is due to be published in 2018 by The Emma Press, in their forthcoming anthology for children: ‘The Head That Wears a Crown’ – poems about Kings and Queens.
The Emma Press is an independent poetry publisher founded by Emma Wright, formerly of Orion Books. They won the Michael Marks Award for Poetry Pamphlets in 2016 and their poetry anthology for children, Falling Out of the Sky was shortlisted for the 2016 CLiPPA children’s poetry award.
Other happy news: In October 2016 ‘The Hungry Galactic Plughole’ (a poem about a black hole) was published by The Emma Press in ‘Watcher of the Skies’, a new anthology of space and alien themed poems and facts for children. Paperback edition is available from all book stores, plus an E-book edition is available direct from the publisher. Please order from your favourite local book store to help support them.
2016 – Suzanne’s poem ‘Hiding Under the Cover’ was shortlisted for the National Literacy Trust Poetry Prize 2015 in association with Bloomsbury Childrens Books.