I'm Susie Day. I write books for children and young adults, about families, friendship and funny stuff (with occasional sad awkward wonky bits, because life's like that). Welcome. I would totally offer you a biscuit if the internet did that sort of thing.
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Dear young people, You might hear a lot of ugly things today, and in the next few days. From adults, mainly. The people we expect you to listen to at home, at school, when you need advice. The people who are meant to guide you towards a better understanding of the world. Here are some… Continue reading Dear Young People (of a Doctor Who Persuasion, and not)
They've arrived! Georgie and Jem - also known as the Superglue Sisters - are now available in all good bookshops. Shy dancer Georgie and quirky, witchy Jem aren’t just best friends any more; now Georgie’s mum and Jem’s dad are together, they’re going to be sisters! It’s a dream come true. But what’s it really… Continue reading The Superglue Sisters GIVEAWAY