Children’s Books

Dates for your diaries – four storytimes where I will be reading from my children’s picture book Donna and Dermot on the Move. It is on the theme of living in the now. The book was illustrated by Jamie O’Neill and published by Pegasus Publishers.

– 11 am Newton Abbot Library Saturday 3 March
– 10:30 am Plymouth Public Library Saturday 17 March
– 2 pm Crownhill Library, Plymouth on Saturday 17th March
– 11 am Exeter Library on Saturday 24 March

Hope to see you at one of these! There will also be colouring in activities for your children and a short talk about mindfulness.

Also signing copies if you would like one to take away with you.

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My first children’s picture book was published on 27 July by Pegasus Elliot Mackenzie. It is on the theme of mindfulness as seen through the adventures of Donna and her dog Dermot. Watch the video trailer here. Copies are available via Amazon, from bookstores (ISBN number 9781907552991) and direct from the publishers by visiting their website


Top customer reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars

By E WILCOX on 24 August 2017

This is a really lovely little book. Great to read aloud and has a sweet message, but not ‘in your face’. Very cute pictures too. I just got a signed copy for my grandbaby!

on 5 October 2017
n 7 November 2017


Now available for only £19.99 are limited edition handmade soft toys of both the main characters Donna and Dermot – timeless, traditional and stylish. If you would like to buy, please contact me direct.

These were made from wool, fleece, felt and cotton by the marvellously talented Beck Tallamy of Tall Amy Bags in Devon.