November 13, 2017

I wrote the very first draft of The Harper Effect over thirty years ago when my 15-year-old brother was playing at Wimbledon and won a scholarship to the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Florida. At the time, I was training for the Olympics in the 400m track event. Sport was and still is an important part of my life, and even as a teen, I could see how it helped me through the usual teen angsts that we must all survive.

I hope that my novel, The Harper Effect, will do two things for my...

July 8, 2016

Totally loved this book. I have a new favorite author!

The concept of the wish, the protagonist's uncertainty throughout, the insight into her family's history - mesmerising, and such a great way to end the book (no spoilers allowed). I will defo be reading more by Fiona Wood. She is a master storyteller.

June 22, 2016

What an incredible read! Clever, inspiring, insightful. This is one of those books you can read over and over because each time you'll pick up something that you missed. Crammed full of clever insights into our world, every line should be savored. I could not put it down and can't wait to read more of Moriarty. 

February 26, 2016

No, I'm not a woman who believes we ladies have to take over the world. But I don't see any harm in it if we do :)


Sophia's book is inspiring for a few reasons: it talks about not waiting for things ot happen but to take control of your destiny. It talks about not being afraid to take risks, because many risk-takers have become successful business people.


Mostly it gives a lot of advice about social media marketing. Basically it's hard, it's a 25 hour a day job, it's a slow learning proc...

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