Amazing Fantasy Novels for Young Readers

Many thanks to Wiki for including Polar Bears in their amazing fantasy novels for young readers article. There are some amazing sounding books in the video and you can check it out here.

Bath Literary Festival

This is just a quick note to say that I’m going to be at the Bath Literary Festival with fellow Red Eye author, Sharon Gosling, on Saturday 30th September. We’ll be talking all things horror on our panel from 6.30-7.30pm. You can buy tickets and check out the full details here.

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Charlotte Says

Charlotte Says cover

I’m very happy to share that I have signed a new three-book deal with Stripes Publishing, which includes a prequel to Frozen Charlotte (now available for pre-order on Amazon). The full press release is below and you can see it in its original format here:

“Little Tiger Group’s imprint Stripes Publishing has acquired a prequel to the Zoella Book Club title Frozen Charlotte and two titles in a new series by author Alex Bell.

Commissioning editor Katie Jennings bought world rights to Charlotte Says and world English language rights, with a two year licence on US rights, for the new series from agent Madeline Milburn at Madeline Milburn Literary, TV and Film Agency.

Based on the Isle of Skye, a hundred years before the events of Frozen Charlotte, Charlotte Says “reveals the origins of the demonic Frozen Charlotte dolls which torment the inhabitants of Dunvegan School for Girl