Girls’ Night In: 10th Anniversary e-book

Girls' Night In 10th Anniversary

Entertainment section of The Sydney Morning Herald, features a story on Jessica Adams, Girls’ Night In anthologies and the release of the 10th Anniversary Collection, e-book. A prediction of heartache and happiness in turn became a publishing sensation, while raising more than $3.5 million for charity. When author and astrologer Jessica Adams first met Chris … Read more…

GIRLS’ NIGHT IN MEMORIES

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  The Launch Party, Summer 2000 I remember very well the night we came up with the idea for Girls’ Night In. I was at the Groucho Club with Fiona Walker. We had been talking about how much competition there was in the chick lit world and were wondering if we might harness some of … Read more…

War Child in Syria

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Into its third year of breaking the Laws of War – and every grave violation of children’s rights – another tipping point has presented itself in the Syria conflict. The Law of War states that all parties to conflict must distinguish between combatants and civilians at all times. There can be no stronger flouting of this law than the … Read more…

Kinshasa 2013 – How Kids’ Night In Helps

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The Kids’ Night In series, the ‘little sister’ spin-off from Girls’ Night In,  supported by some of the biggest names in children’s books including J.K.Rowling and Jacqueline Wilson, continues to fund War Child projects with every royalty cheque that arrives from HarperCollins and Puffin, among its international publishers. One of these projects is in the … Read more…

Girls’ Night In Digital Edition 2014

Pictured above (left) is bestselling author Carole Matthews, who together with Chris Manby (right) joined Lauren Henderson and Sarah Mlynowski in editing two American editions in the Girls’ Night In series. In 2014, HarperCollins UK and Penguin Australia will release new digital versions of stories from the bestselling Girls’ Night In series, continuing to raise funds for … Read more…

War Child Music

If you love the books, why not buy the music as well? In 2013, War Child celebrated its 20th anniversary with the release of ‘War Child 20: Best Of’. To mark the anniversary the charity was presented with the first Special Recognition Award at the BRIT Awards. Paul McCartney features on the album twice; firstly as part … Read more…

Kids’ Night In Launch Events

Kids’ Night In III launches in Australia in the following locations: SYDNEY: Mosman Community Centre on October 1st; LAUNCESTON: Fuller’s Launceston October 23rd, HOBART: Fuller’s Hobart October 24th and MELBOURNE: Melbourne State Library October 30th