My Books

Dee lives in the South of England in a home otherwise filled with males - husband, boys and pets -
she writes to escape the testosterone.

My Blog

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Summer fun

After nearly 30 days of activity we finally managed to wear our tweenager out before bedtime. Imagine how tired us ‘olds’ are! We love juggling summer school hols and having lots of time off work to have fun with our youngest though. So, despite the fact that I will once …

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Runger bites

I eat a couple of these before a run and it seems to keep my runger under control afterward. By control I mean that I still need to eat but I don’t feel the same need to eat ALL the food in the house. Ingredients: 1 quartered and cored medium …

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My 2015 A – Z Reading Challenge

Between January 1st 2015 – December 31st 2015 I will taking part in the Alphabet Soup Reading Challenge and listing the books I read, with the aim to have at least one title to go beside each letter of the alphabet. In 2014 I read 75 books and the first …

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I write for adults and children, am a patron of reading, as well as a registered midwifery lecturer teaching midwifery two days per week, and a registered public health practitioner, working two days per week for my local Public Health Department. At the age of 40, I was diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger's syndrome, in addition to dyslexia and dyspraxia (which definitely explains a lot of things, including why I can't read a tube map)

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My books for children website

I have another website featuring my children's books under the name Dee Kirkby, as well as more information detailing my work with children. Please pay me a visit here.