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Author of DADLAND - Costa Award Biography 2016. and QUICKSAND TALES, 2019. Storyteller, river swimmer, gardener, walker, sometime shopkeeper, critter-lover.

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Joined Twitter 8/25/16


@LittleToller Dare I ask about Scruffy 1 ?
7/3
2020
Thanks you made it v easy for me! Hope to reverse the roles as there’s so much I want to ask you re #fish, #frogs &… https://t.co/d560zeQd2n
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7/1
2020
DOUBLE CONGRATULATIONS! Kx https://t.co/R2NuRcBip8
6/30
2020
@LittleToller Small insects? Houseflies? @LittleToller Oh, and really good to see you feeding her with tweezers. Not good to use our hands. Good luck, Grac… https://t.co/WRaiRuDRjm @LittleToller Oh, oh, oh! Did you knit that nest??
6/29
2020
@petenoble1973 don't think so.....There are three baby green woodpeckers squawking in this ash tree. Impossibly gorgeous mossy green fluff with three… https://t.co/Bsw2V1XFY9
6/27
2020
@LauraCummingArt Aw, thanks mate. xx
6/21
2020
Delighted to be in conversation with @patrick_barkham tomorrow, Fri June 19th, for the online Wonderland festival,… https://t.co/AeT3FLiL5R
Retweeted by Keggie Carewhttps://t.co/KHIZB41qikhttps://t.co/udeM4xV8dUFather's day on Sunday. if you can't think what to get still time to order #DADLAND DADLAND @hivestores https://t.co/z8hJXRxNzQWe've done it! The Scottish Parliament have decided that Mountain Hares are now to receive protected status - effec… https://t.co/HD3pjjaBek
Retweeted by Keggie CarewThank you @ScotParl for voting to protect our mountain hares from unregulated slaughter 👏 Well done to all who have… https://t.co/NdRdsKw1f8
Retweeted by Keggie CarewThis is wonderful news! Thank you, everyone who campaigned to make this happen. https://t.co/YFhLZRPHjk
Retweeted by Keggie CarewA great day for mountain hares in Scotland. @AlisonJohnstone’s amendment has just passed through parliament, meanin… https://t.co/bUs5hdjlAt
Retweeted by Keggie CarewGood decision. Can’t help feel that lots of big men on quad bikes exploding screaming white hares in fountains of b… https://t.co/z2UltRKxp6
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6/18
2020
@VJMallet Very good. I imagine very tasty too.Four fly-bys of the barn owl tonight while eating supper in the garden. Each time a whopping vole in her clutches.… https://t.co/XEluIjdvIZIt's Father's Day this Sunday in Sweden! Here are just some of our suggestions... @arobertwebb @mark_haddon https://t.co/M9W2vX8VAA
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6/17
2020
‘Beef, bullets and bible’ - tonight ⁦@Channel4News⁩ I’m in Bolsonaro country, hearing from farmers and gun enthusia… https://t.co/hothWX6mza
Retweeted by Keggie CarewWhich one is your dad? Sorry, sorry. But yes! Worzel Gummidge a sort of drunk crucified creepy https://t.co/vFL7wDZZdsHere's to an elegy for lost fathers, thank you Tabitha. https://t.co/ZnVpL5dzOS https://t.co/sYq8YGsTor
6/15
2020
@lindseyhilsum Gee, thank you Lindsey! @LucyQuackers I do hope so!If you can't think what to get Dad for next Sunday's father's day. Just sayin' ... https://t.co/t4inH2PILuNo mow lawn https://t.co/wtb66h8m6P3 ft sloughed grass snake skin. What a beauty. https://t.co/VOZXzy8fIr
6/14
2020
@robert_lyman Just heard back from Bob, if you DM me I can give you his email address. @robert_lyman Well, yes. Totally fascinating, and very colourful in places. So glad. I can put you in touch if he… https://t.co/OKt2YCajdl
6/12
2020
So good to see this. When I first began taking in injured wildlife kestrels 40 plus yrs ago they were one of the mo… https://t.co/BEVeSZkH7a
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6/11
2020
@robert_lyman Well, thank you so much for reading it. I do appreciate your kind words.
6/10
2020
@unkmari @NWPRuralCrime @RSPBCymru @MarkAvery @MarkCocker2 OddI would be interested to know the outcome of this mystery... anyone? @NWPRuralCrime @RSPBCymru @MarkAveryhttps://t.co/4AhuUm5T43Look what can happen if you stop mowing! This used to be a croquet lawn :) Thanks to Anne Clough for sending me th… https://t.co/HA2TfAZP8s
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6/9
2020
#VirginiaMcKenna my dear Mum is 89 years young today. Inspiration to many & matriarch of the Born Ftee Family. If y… https://t.co/HTYkHvN8Hx
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6/7
2020
@JulianHoffman @wainwrightprize Hey! So pleased.Deeply honoured and thrilled for IRREPLACEABLE to be included in such fabulous and inspiring company for this year'… https://t.co/g9MWGqpOJ9
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6/6
2020
Hmm.... Good pressy idea. Box of Jocelyn Pook pencils. But how did we get one of them? I suspect my pencil stealin… https://t.co/apkrKRaFwJ
6/5
2020
After ribbing husband for giving me a pencil sharpener for my birthday, now addicted to the thing, sharpening all I… https://t.co/PCegFcnniV
6/4
2020
@LauraCummingArt @OnChapelSands Yes! It's a very lovely lit fest.
6/3
2020
Visiting partridge family update: mama & all 8 offspring present & correct. She would have been an incubated chick… https://t.co/40a7yGboBM
6/2
2020
@judeandermusic Well great! And thanks. @judeandermusic thanks Jude. x
6/1
2020
@anne_hegerty @exitsign_ The were friends. @Cymraes61 @LevParikian Well thanks. @TheTiercel @DamianCorbet @JTgoatisland @RobGMacfarlane @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @pollypullar1 @calflyn Absolutely. @DamianCorbet @JTgoatisland @RobGMacfarlane @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @pollypullar1 @calflyn @TheTiercel Thanks! @SteveHill200 Not yet, but thanks for the tip.
5/31
2020
@casparhenderson True! @casparhenderson If they had hopped a bit they would have found you! @ScarrowThe @back_the_BBC Those are the ones on the floor. @philippesands Oh lawd, a metaphor for our time. @davidhepworth for now @CaroSanderson Me too. And particularly wonderful in that she would have been an incubated chick herself without a… https://t.co/tGnFNjGGdn @AndrewDennis227 Well, thanks again. Lovely to hear. @AndrewDennis227 Thank you for sending that. Wonderful. And thanks for kind words about Dadland. Much appreciated.and off they go https://t.co/wQmnSlweaFSo, pop out of my shed for a moment, come back to a mother partridge with her eight chicks under my desk. https://t.co/MbJF1o5HNW @LornaSimes Hey, lovely to see YOU! thank you so much for zooming in from New Hampshire!
5/30
2020
I read Quicksand the week it was released, and I loved it. This event will be brilliant, and the timing is convenie… https://t.co/3QmbxbiC6l
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5/29
2020
"Every reader will end the book astonished she's still alive" Tomorrow - QUICKSAND TALES - 4pm (5pm France) The ver… https://t.co/OrOpYMfm2g
5/28
2020
@John_S_Ash @Walsh_e_Patrick John are you wearing a bathing cap before you put your face in that cake?
5/27
2020
@SOEhistory morning 👋🏻 great account, thanks @ric_cole for RT’ing their details👍🏻 This is worthy of a read by your… https://t.co/EvnWQdwWUQ
Retweeted by Keggie CarewThank you, thank you Ollie. https://t.co/MjQF5fPQaxKeggie Carew has written a poignant account of her journey to discover the history of her father, Tom Carew, a spec… https://t.co/kcin9E7ODO
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5/25
2020
@pollypullar1 @argatyredkites @Badgeraz @TheFriendMag @wildangusNEScot @ScotsMagazine @TayBiodiversityhttps://t.co/AguHpWOnuy
5/17
2020
@louisayates They are where you have already looked, twice.
5/15
2020
@ackroydheather @JTgoatisland Hey! Thanks Heather. Kx
5/11
2020
@pollypullar1 @JTgoatisland @RobGMacfarlane @JulianHoffman @MarkCocker2 @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @calflyn Aw thanks Polly. Kx @unkmari @JTgoatisland @RobGMacfarlane @JulianHoffman @MarkCocker2 @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @pollypullar1https://t.co/98fQ4MiezZ @RobGMacfarlane @JTgoatisland @JulianHoffman @MarkCocker2 @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @pollypullar1 @calflyn Tha… https://t.co/YDZwNUysA9 @JulianHoffman @JTgoatisland @RobGMacfarlane @MarkCocker2 @isabella_tree @Mammal_Society @pollypullar1 @calflyn yes… https://t.co/F1U62Y61p3SO exciting after letting brambles spread, coppicing hazel, conservation laying hedges, planting gorse, honeysuckle… https://t.co/ekHA2HP376
5/10
2020
@simnthrgd definitely would
5/7
2020
Thank you so much Tanya. Lovely to hear. Kx https://t.co/F5T4clybI5
5/4
2020
Capt. Basil Brown added to https://t.co/CVnYgRPDgx Brown parachuted into Burma with @KeggieC 's dad as Team Terrie… https://t.co/bWiEDQVwii
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5/2
2020
saying it all https://t.co/bTNB9CfhP6 https://t.co/K0GjpazG1VThe opposite of social distancing in this hot cupboard I seem to remember. Me and A.L. https://t.co/sNlhUB4DPlLiving behind the lines from 1 of the greatest SOE agent's, the extraordinary Harry Rée. Harry appears in DADLAND,… https://t.co/FdDKTgn8uF
5/1
2020
Dr Jane Goodall thank you for such wise words if only we’d ban all wildlife trade forever - horrendous #destructionhttps://t.co/JuBux4kG3Q
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4/29
2020
For joy and laughter don't miss #Primates with @ChrisGPackham GLORIOUS https://t.co/BSMORLHrky https://t.co/blu1KC39pv @calflyn jealous, i am in a rather murky disappearing puddle of the winterbourne
4/27
2020
For my birthday this morning I got a ............................................ CUCKOO!
4/24
2020
@philippesands @EveningStandard Huge congratulations Philippe and have a very happy publishing day! KxWhat a lovely way to start the evening ... My sincere thx to Ian Thomson & @EveningStandard Book of the week:… https://t.co/yfsVriu6nD
Retweeted by Keggie CarewThis was sublime. For the mesmerising Jocelyn Pook and Melanie Pappenheim go to: 1.20.00 & 2.30.00 beautiful rea… https://t.co/T7aYqIRj93
4/23
2020
@JMLockhart2 @calflyn @colincraiggrant @andrea_wulf @JulianHoffman @WillAtkins01 lovely, and yes, genius, OS!
4/20
2020
Weep for a happier reason today https://t.co/DFp31JBm5E
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4/19
2020
6 books, 6 people @jonathancoe @johnmitchinson @KateClanchy1 @KeggieC @nickhornby @TimAdamsWrites xx thank you dea… https://t.co/c13hNn1LUP
Retweeted by Keggie Carew6 books, 6 people @calflyn @colincraiggrant @andrea_wulf @JulianHoffman @WillAtkins01 @JMLockhart2 Kx… https://t.co/9jR45IX1Ks
4/15
2020
@AnnaMTuckett No, but I will now. So thanks and hope you are well. Kx
4/7
2020
Waterstones Book of the Month https://t.co/9ZARjVcKnL
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4/6
2020
SWALLOW!Grouse shoots scrapped as heather burning is banned on moors https://t.co/aJDa2M7Ayk
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4/5
2020
@philippesands @Keir_Starmer @UKLabour Phew
4/4
2020
This is the BEST thing! A red squirrel-squirrel climbing a red squirrel-human. The FABULOUS @pollypullar1 https://t.co/rGY6gEC6hsYes, yes, yes, yes, yes. https://t.co/uaIvIxtXVh
4/3
2020

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