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Jonathan does YALC!
  Last weekend Jonathan took part in the first ever convention for Young Adult fiction in the UK. Held as an off shoot of the London Film and Comic Con at the Excel Centre in Earls Court and curated by Children's Laureate, Malorie Blackman . . . .

The Screaming Staircase is Waterstones Children's Book of the Month!
  Read all about it here, along with Jonathan's very funny guide to writing ghost stories - a must read! . . .





Paris calling . . .
   Jonathan is popping over to Paris for the last weekend in June to speak at an event for booksellers and bookshops organised by his French publisher, Albin Michel . . .

Meet Jonathan during July
   As part of the UK tour to promote the paperback release of The Screaming Staircase, Jonathan will attending two events open to the public . . . .



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