Mango & Bambang Superstar Tapir

Mango & Bambang Superstar Tapir

daily blog     Out now in paperback – in sunset-orange foil and it is SHINY!   http://claras.me/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/IMG_3606.m4v   Although people who know me might suspect that for my orange-y accents…     I...
McClusky’s birthday

McClusky’s birthday

books From Dotty Detective The Birthday Surprise: We don’t know when McClusky’s birthday is, because he’s a rescue dog, so each year he has THREE birthday parties (just in case he didn’t have enough...
Dotty Detective The Birthday Surprise

Dotty Detective The Birthday Surprise

books   Put on your party hats – Dot and the gang are back with a brand new story! Dot is hugely excited about her birthday (although not half as excited as their teacher Mr Dickens is about HIS). There are present lists to...
a year of Mary Plain

a year of Mary Plain

daily blog   In 2017 Mary Plain returned in style! You can read more about her journey – and mine – here. Four books were published (looking so smart and beautiful – Egmont really did us proud!), meringues were eaten,...
to my Grenfell art therapy heroes…

to my Grenfell art therapy heroes…

daily blog   Instead of banging on about what I did this year, I’m looking back to what we did. This was without doubt the absolute highlight, and has filled me with a toasty-warm feeling of pride and optimism ever since. In the...