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October 20th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Isla continued her US ‘Marge In Charge’ promotional tour with an appearance on US chat show Steve yesterday. She chatted about her transport of choice, the book, Morgan Freeman, and who takes charge of various things at home. Here’s the interview:




October 13th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Isla appeared on US morning show The Today Show yesterday to promote the release of ‘Marge In Charge’ in the US. Isla said she wants Betty White to play Marge in a movie of the book if one was ever made, and she talked about the response she’s had to Marge in the UK. She briefly mentioned her upcoming movie Tag, and there was an obligatory mention of her husband and his famous antics. Here’s the interview:




September 30th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

During her promotion for ‘Marge And The Great Train Rescue’ last month, Isla made an appearance on BBC’s Blue Peter – she answered fun questions about herself including her favourite word, and then played ‘Dare or Dare’:




August 28th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Isla appeared on the CBBC Book Club yesterday to promote ‘Marge and the Great Train Rescue’ – watch the clip here:




August 24th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

During her time in Edinburgh at the weekend, Isla was a guest on BBC Radio 4’s show Loose Ends. She chatted about her Marge book series and the reasons for writing it, writing with her Mum in the 90’s, and her career including Nocturnal Animals, Grimsby and Wedding Crashers.

Listen to the full show here , and find photos in our Gallery.

Clive Anderson and Tom Allen are joined by Isla Fisher, Selina Thompson and Dave Johns for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy from the Edinburgh Festivals.




August 24th 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Isla appeared on Aussie news show The Project yesterday to promote ‘Marge and the Great Train Rescue’ – watch the interview here:



August 22nd 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Last Saturday Isla made an appearance at the Edinburgh Book Festival to talk about her Marge book series and celebrate the latest release in the series, Marge and the Great Train Rescue. She did an on-stage interview and then signed copies of her books for fans. Unfortunately coverage from the event is minimal – have a look through our Twitter feed for fan pictures, and find 2 HQ photos in our Gallery:

Edinburgh Book Festival x2




June 3rd 2017   Posted by: admin   Leave A Comment

Isla continued her run at BookExpo yesterday, attending the Children’s Book & Author Breakfast and then a book signing in the morning. So far we only have a couple of photos from the event, but there are lots of fan-taken photos on Twitter, and I’ve embedded them below and added them as a ‘Moment’ on our Twitter account.

Marge In Charge will be available in the US on October 3rd.

BookExpo – Children’s Book & Author Breakfast x5



The most prominent stars in children’s and young adult literature are coming together at ReedPOP’s BookExpo for one of the show’s biggest events – the Children’s Book & Author Breakfast. One of the most popular events at BookExpo each year, the 2017 Children’s Book & Author Breakfast draws over a thousand attendees for a morning of lively conversation with literary giants.

This year’s breakfast will be hosted by beloved co-anchor of NBC’s Today and chief legal correspondent for NBC News, Savannah Guthrie. Guthrie will discuss her new young readers’ book, Princesses Wear Pants, which was co-written with Allison Oppenheim and illustrated by Eva Byrne. She will be joined by actress Isla Fisher who unveils the first book in her new Marge In Charge series and Jason Reynolds (When I Was The Greatest) who will take the stage to talk about his three forthcoming works, YA Spider-Man novel Miles Morales and novels Patina and Long Way Down. Founding member of We Need Diverse Books™ Marieke Nijkamp (This Is Where It Ends) will talk about her new YA novel Before I Let Go and acclaimed author Jennifer Weiner will discuss her middle grade book Little Bigfoot, Big City.

Taking place Friday, June 2, the BookExpo Children’s Book & Author Breakfast will kick off the final day of the 3-day event, further establishing BookExpo as the must-attend destination for the publishing industry.

“Our Children’s Book & Author Breakfast is one of the most anticipated events of the show each year, attracting a large audience looking to discover breakout talent in the world of children’s and young adult literature. We have an amazing lineup of established stars and emerging authors who are sure to offer an unforgettable morning of conversation,” said Brien McDonald, Event Director of BookExpo.

This breakfast is proudly presented by Candlewick Press.

(BookExpoAmerica.com)

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