Tales Gets A Shout Out!



I love it when Tales and myself get a shout out by other bloggers, authors, publishers or newspapers!

It makes me smile so much!


The lovely people at YA Buzz listed Tales Of Yesterday as one of their favourite Book Blogs and it made me smile lots……here

I got a lovely shout out by the lovely Sam Missingham (Harper Collins) on twitter as one of her Top 10 Bloggers On Twitter….


The lovely people at Foyles asked me to do a Blogger Pick for their book shelves!



I got a cheeky mention in this fab post over on The Dark Dictator by author Helen Maslinhere



It was also a lovely suprise to be featured on @Lucythereader ‘s blog over at Queen Of Contemporary as favourite new blog in April 2015!  She said such kind words about Tales Of Yesterday….it was so lovely and unexpected!  Thanks Lucy!

Spring Bloggers – on Queen Of Contemporary

Also Lucy wrote a brilliant article in the Guardian about taking your blog to the next level where the YALC/UKYABA Workshops were mentioned – here


The lovely Sofia ( @SofiaSTRF ) featured Tales on her list of 5 favourite blogs in December 2015!  It was such I lovely surprise and so lovely! *Hugs Sofia*

5 Favourite Blogs

And also Sofia’s 2015 end of year book survey – here


I also got a cheeky mention on Bookish Peeps where I am co-moderator by my co-mod Jim over at @yayeahyeah – he put a list together of Bookish Twitter – Best Use Of Pics and Gifs…..I’m not sure if it’s a good or bad thing that I appear on this list….I do have a teeny weeny obsession with gifs 🙂  Thanks for the mention Jim!

Bookish Twitter – Best Use Of Pics and Gifs

I also got a mention in Jim’s 2014 end of year survey – here

Also check out Jim’s website for his weekly links recap as they are basically awesome!


Also in May 2015 I was featured on the lovely Lisa’s, over @City_Of_Ya you tube channel as one of her favourite bloggers!  She said such lovely things about Tales Of Yesterday and about myself….it was super lovely *blushes*  Thanks Lisa!



I was lucky enough to meet the wonderful author Helen Grant in October 2015 who then kindly blogged about her week including meeting me on her blog here


I attended the #UKMGExtravaganza in Nottingham in October and got a shout out on a lovely write up post here


Maximum Pop books rounded up some favourite Instagram Posts of James Dawson’s All Of The Above and The Dawsonettes aka Me, Virginie and Andrew make an appearance in an eventful shopping trip here


I was mentioned in the lovely @JessHeartsBook end of 2015 survey – here.  I have got to know Jess this year and she is super lovely and a fab friend who I found lives super close to me which is awesome!


I also got a lovely mention in this debut series over on Serendipity Reviews by lovely author Helen Maslin – here and lovely author Lisa Heathfield – here


I felt so honoured to be mentioned on this Q&A blog post by the lovely GraceActually  – here

To be classed as one of Grace’s favourite bloggers brought a tear to my eye!  Thanks you Grace!

delightful revI got mentioned by the lovely Alix as one of her favourite bloggers and the words she said bought a tear to my eye – thank you Alix – you can find the post here

It absolutely has to be the lovely Chelle @ Tales of Yesterday. Her blogs is one of my favourites and I especially adore her guest posts and all of the interactions she has on her blog with authors. She is also the host of the fantastic British Books Challenge this year. If you’re not already reading Chelle’s blog then what are you doing?

I was honoured to be nominated on Kelly’s fab blog for Best Overall Book Blogger – thank you so much Kelly – here

I also got mentioned in Kelly’s Top 10 Bloggers and BookTube to follow – here – thank you again Kelly x

I also chair book events and the amazing BB Taylor wrote about the recent Thriller panel with Sue Wallman, Tracey Matthias and me – here