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

Click one of my recent articles to read more, or view the entire blog here.

Mixed reality

I had such a cool day at work recently – I got to play with the first of my VR healthcare education environments using Occulus Rift. It’s also available for our students to use on their laptop, Google Cardboard, on their phones etc. So amazing to see my project becoming …

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Rainbow unicorn cupcakes

I made these adorable unicorn rainbow cupcakes using this recipe. I made the horns and ears out of fondant, used twists of rainbow laces for the mane, then added some glitter and sprinkles.  

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My 2017 Reading List

Between January 1st 2017 – December 31st 2017 I will list the books I read, with the aim to have at least one title to go beside each letter of the alphabet.  You can see my reading list from previous years by clicking on the following links: 2013, 2014, 2015, …

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Me

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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.

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