Pip’s Blog

What a lovely, Squishy World Book Day week!

Squishy McFluff and I had an absolutely brilliant time last week, visiting hundreds and hundreds of children to celebrate World Book Day! I saw some seriously fantastic costumes. It’s truly wonderful to see how much children love their favourite book c …

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Here comes the sun… Squishy McFluff: Seaside Rescue! out today!

Pip: Hooray, hooray! It’s publication day! I’m so excited that Squishy McFluff: Seaside Rescue! is out. Writing this story reminded me of so many lovely holidays when I was a child – the adventures I had on the beach and (like Ava, but not *quite* so d …

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COVER REVEAL! Squishy McFluff: Seaside Rescue

Whoopie! It’s all very exciting over here at the McFluff Mansion (which is really small, by the way, and also invisible) because today we can reveal the cover for the next book, Squishy McFluff: Seaside Rescue! Ava and Squishy are off on holiday in thi …

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Happy New Year! And some Squishy news for 2016…

Hello and Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful festive season, and perhaps enjoyed a reading or two of Squishy McFluff: Secret Santa. 🙂 As 2016 begins, Ella Okstad and I are really excited to be bringing out the next two books in the Squishy McF …

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Meet Ella Okstad!

Hooray, hooray, hooray! Today is publication day! Squishy McFluff: Secret Santa has hit the shelves, and I’m just so excited that Ava and Squishy McFluff now have their very own Christmas story. I had huge fun writing the book, remembering all the magi …

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HO, HO, HO! MERRY CHRISTMAS!

HO, HO, HO! MERRY CHRISTMAS! Okay, okay – I know it’s July. But it’s July 25th! Which means it’s exactly five months ’til the big day! Or, if you prefer, ONLY 153 sleeps. I suppose normally I wouldn’t be getting all festive quite so early in the year, …

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May merriment! Festivals and competitions…

Hello all, Oh, spring has sprung! And isn’t it just wonderful? I love getting out and about and meeting Squishy McFluff fans, so I’m very excited that Squishy and I are going to be making some appearances at festivals in May. When I say ‘appearances’, …

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Time to meet Mad Nana Dot

I can hardly believe that it’s already time for the third in the Squishy McFluff series – Squishy McFluff: Meets Mad Nana Dot – to land on bookshop shelves! I’m very excited because this story is perhaps my favourite. It’s the one in which Ava’s little …

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Things are about to get very messy…

Hello there! I’m very excited because this month sees the release of my second book, Squishy McFluff: Supermarket Sweep! As the title suggests, Ava and Squishy are off to the supermarket – and although Mum thought Ava’s invisible kitten was going to st …

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It’s a pleasure to meet you!

I’ve been rather busy over the last few months since Squishy McFluff: The Invisible Cat! was published. I’ve been working on more Squishy books, of course (I’m counting down now to the launch of Squishy McFluff: Supermarket Sweep! which will be out at …

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Photo credit: Sarah Wood

A Very Special Birthday

It’s been an exciting few weeks. Not only because Squishy McFluff has been receiving some super reviews since its launch (it was even Children’s Book of the Week in The Times!) but also because we’ve been celebrating, as a family, a very special birthd …

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Welcome!

Welcome to the Squishy McFluff website! I hope you’ll have lots of fun looking round. Squishy McFluff: The Invisible Cat! is my first book, so seeing it out in the world is incredibly exciting for me. I can’t wait to hear what you think of it (aren’t E …

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