This is your debut book. What did you learn from writing it?
I hear you have a discerning palette for chocolate, does this help you write a good story for children?
Can you remember an early experience where you learned that language had power?
What’s the most difficult thing about writing characters from the opposite sex?
Has the city of York inspired any part of this book?
You're hosting a literary dinner party, which particular authors/illustrators would you invite and why?