January and February 2023. It was a great pleasure to hold South African launches for The Invincible Miss Cust at Liberty Books in Grabouw and Exclusive Books in Cavendish Square, Claremont. (More pictures to come.)

Penny with Star Award









September 2022. The Wilderness Between Us was named winner of the 2022 Women’s Fiction Writers Association STAR Award in the general category. The announcement was made at the WFWA Gala Event in New Mexico in the US and award was couriered to South Africa.

Hillcrest Primary School

November 2019. What a pleasure it was to chat to grade five learners of Hillcrest Primary School in KwaZulu-Natal who had Nicko, The Tale of a Vervet Monkey on an African Farm as a set work book in 2019.