"Philippa Dowding's wildly creative, wonderfully strange stories are the kind of books that turn young readers into book lovers. With pages full of lovable misfits and regular kids caught up in otherworldly happenings, a new Philippa Dowding book is a cause for celebration." --OpenBook, Dec 15/2017
Thank you, Open Book!
Today I'm the guest blogger on the Open Book website, to celebrate my latest book, Everton Miles is Stranger than Me (sequel to The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden, shortlisted for the Red Maple Award in 2015). Together, the two books are called The Night Flyer's Handbook.
Read my complete In Character Interview with them. I answer 5 questions about my main characters in the new book, and we talk about how I choose names (and which character I borrowed from Neil Young), how I write dialogue, tips for creating memorable villains and more.
For the full Interview, click HERE. Thank you for the chance to answer these fun questions, Open Book. Here's an excerpt: