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Sara Barnard @saramegan Brighton. Ish.

Bookish. Word nerd. Author. Winner of the YA Book Prize 2019. Repped by @cmlwilson

850 Following   8,549 Followers   65,430 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/23/09


@KdeVosAuthor P.S. This tweet made me want to read it. @KdeVosAuthor Serious fights, absolutely. In terms of physical or not, that would depend on the characters. I didn'… https://t.co/8dpxDVLTSNPersonally, I really don't need a political disclaimer from anyone before expressing basic concern for the Prime Mi… https://t.co/G5TT5Z1AjL
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @maggieharcourt https://t.co/SFChLBZKvr @Magic_Kitten Indeed. @karamina @davidowenauthor 😬😬😬 @PrettyPPD I can only assume the answer is no @davidowenauthor I did the same.this is a different time for all of us, I know, but the fact a zoo in Hong Kong is gleefully tweeting panda porn ha… https://t.co/KdK1kHr72P
Retweeted by Sara BarnardI keep thinking about that tweet about how there aren't any YA contemporaries set in the UK and having a little cry-laugh.Due to overcrowding, and in the interests of the safety of the general public, the moral high ground is closed until further notice.
Retweeted by Sara Barnarded miliband turning up to the first shadow cabinet meeting https://t.co/K9nQNS0x4Z
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @justsomealexkid @MacmillanKidsUK Hope you enjoy!Genuinely impressed by the speed and ingenuity of authors who have managed to get these stories out SO FAST. I hope… https://t.co/2xBIFhiFDK @JaneCaseyAuthor *a nice oneShould be noted: government *ordered* millions of tests subject to them having a certain accuracy rate. They’ve f… https://t.co/3FI3UCY5nN
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4/6
2020
I want this printed in an obnoxiously large frame to hang in my home. https://t.co/7Ky9NwmdtY
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @tanyabyrne LOOK!!!! 😍😍😍 https://t.co/lsa0lq9muJ @British_Airways #747 keys hung up for a while Back in the cockpit with @Tesco #EveryLittleHelps #ToDriveToServehttps://t.co/AQS0WF2qOv
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @jiim_e Not to worry! I can offer you an alternative! Not as cheap as the sale, but still a free trial option! You'… https://t.co/4fnAeFTtzz @hapgoodness Cats would be very discerning editors, I'm sure(In a nice way, not an intimidating way.)Not convinced? Tell me why, and I'll try and convince you.And if you're not an Audible member, even better, you can trial it for 30 days and get the book FOR FREE.There is a 50% sale across Audible for the next ten days! What an excellent time to listen to Beautiful Broken Thin… https://t.co/Ad4gluj42h @LauraSteven Asked games journo spouse who says: It's much better than the last games, which were very 'kid friendl… https://t.co/igAbBB4K3wSometimes people ask me if I'll ever write a novel and from now on I am gonna point them to this as an answer: nove… https://t.co/gqWwmOP5o3
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @hapgoodness (as in for fiction) @hapgoodness Have you thought about BEING an editor? @hapgoodness I'm also intrigued by Save the Cat. I pretty much hate editing. It's so FIDDLY.If you want to know how good this is, I will be using this next time I edit, which will be my sixth book. It's THAT… https://t.co/cjNgzqAVOw @TilsLatimer I expect it involves a penis.This has made me think about what makes a book meaningful book for me. What are some meaningful books for you, and why?You'll be shocked - SHOCKED! - to hear that all the examples he gives in further tweets are books by men. @karamina @AMummyToo Thank you! xxImagine genuinely thinking that a novel must be serious and literary to be meaningful. How very sad. https://t.co/HEsIGE4tB5 @karamina RACHAEL. I have fresh yeast(!!), but the breadmaker I have never used before says not to use fresh yeast.… https://t.co/QX59sZ5ZEY @Rhian_Ivory @BootstrapCook Jack is so busy at the moment though!Do any of you know about breadmakers/making bread? Can I please ask you some annoying questions thank you
4/5
2020
@jamesrbuk There's also now a shortage, meaning it's not available for the people who actually need it. https://t.co/dH6MKO72lZNo, Google. I did not. https://t.co/yCQtqsS8WT
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @jamesrbuk So I've heard! Mine is 2017 - can't quite bring myself to test it. @jamesrbuk How old was the yeast?"You'd better be safe, you'd better be smart. Stay on the broom, but stay well apart" Enjoy these beautifully re-i… https://t.co/HalNvrHleB
Retweeted by Sara BarnardThis is lovely ❤️ https://t.co/UgvLi8mYsG
4/4
2020
This is a really good, accessible, calm FAQ on Covid-19 from a doctor https://t.co/xcWdK5wSc7Wtf does mothballing the whole show mean? https://t.co/Zqdhqq3mu5I’ve stopped wearing outfits and am now exclusively wearing infits
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @ShinraAlpha There really shouldOK but at times like these you can’t just casually have “Olivia Colman” trending without also having the words “SHE’S FINE” right beside it. @catrad Omg though a map jigsaw would be so good right now? @Keris @LauraSteven Speaking of teeny. Bristol felt like a trick. @odetojenna Thank you! @JessikahHope 😆 @LauraSteven @Keris They also throw it in at the end, right when you’re doubting everything. @thekatybennett Don’t even get me started or East Riding or East Tiding or whatever it was @Keris Everything in the middle is a giant splodge of “somewhere”, that’s what I’ve learned. @thekatybennett Did it make your eyes go funny?! By the end I was like, Nottinghamshire sounds made up 😆 @sheeranazz No but after fifteen questions it starts to look like they’ve just put “shire” on the end of everything JUST TO TRICK YOUIN MY DEFENCE I got to the point where everythingshire looked made up and I thought they were trying to trick me. I… https://t.co/gpomFBx4cT“Sometimes time moves quickly, and sometimes it moves slowly, but it always moves forward. This is not your life fo… https://t.co/XbRkamQwox
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @UPSHelp_UK Hi, I'm expecting a courier pick up. I've had two emails today, one saying my delivery was due and one… https://t.co/MDB6geRFX9
4/3
2020
If anyone needs to bring their blood pressure down a bit, or just breathe a little easier https://t.co/eKf4ar97vC @tkingdot @tomphillipsEG Look what Tracy hasCredit where it's due to Matt Hancock for being the first to allow journalists to ask follow-up questions.Did everyone else just see Matt Hancock say "three" and hold up two fingerswelp today is not a good day can we have a do-over @holly_bourneYA And I am EXTREMELY grateful, now more than ever, for audiobooks. Still available for so many books,… https://t.co/0HHNlgeo49Happy publication day to my scarily talented and dear dear friend @holly_bourneYA and her new adult book PRETENDING… https://t.co/fqgTO8gVhi @ECbookblog Hiya, sure, either DM or email them over to info@sarabarnardofficial.com
4/2
2020
Plenty of deserved mentions of Fountains of Wayne, but a moment also for Adam Schlesinger's work as a songwriter on… https://t.co/sJkMQUNH6D
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @moontrug @GBMofficial @simonkids_UK Wow!!!! That’s so cool!!I love Twitter so very much. https://t.co/pThy1IURrzJaysus, lead singer of Fountains of Wayne has died of Covid 19 https://t.co/pbxuHbsbqi
Retweeted by Sara BarnardIt’s felt extremely hard for the last few weeks. But today I asked our editors to send me the books they’re most ex… https://t.co/AubCNKqIyE
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @jamesrbuk I have a spreadsheet 😳 @LindsayGalvin https://t.co/N3B42zX4bFI'm sending out this urgent plea for help to my local Sussex Twitter friends on behalf of Brighton & Hove Samaritan… https://t.co/8gz8Vsg4CN
Retweeted by Sara BarnardThe Dwight and Patty Show Podcast Season 2 is underway. Listen to Episode 1 on @ApplePodcasts 👉… https://t.co/S53JHyn3vJ
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @imireviewsbooks Look, I DON'T CHOOSE THE SAD STORIES. THE SAD STORIES CHOOSE ME. @acaseforbooks Hard. Same.Iceland's banned alcohol sales. French women relocating. Australia is expediting restraining orders. In the US, wom… https://t.co/zcRVfHbY6J
Retweeted by Sara Barnard @imireviewsbooks No one dies in BBT Christmas @YasminwithanE All the awards @YasminwithanE Omg yes let’s. We can have a completion to see whose chapters are most depressing. @YasminwithanE Lol needs must let’s just say that. @YasminwithanE I feel like we get each other, Yasmin. @eenalol I’ve written 800 words so far. Come back to me in about a year’s time and I’ll tell you 😆 @eenalol Even for me this is SAD. @aishabushby https://t.co/bUwuXriLmjMe: I don’t know what I’m going to write next, but I want it to be the happiest thing ever, just pure joy. Also me… https://t.co/B4cLxxEeFr @eleanor_wood Please please, I would love that xxxA plea to patients. Please come to A&E if you need us. Still call for help when you have symptoms like chest pain.… https://t.co/UuuqFfO2ZQ
Retweeted by Sara BarnardAhh, this is just *lovely*. https://t.co/aOi3JM9nKe @hatteatime Have you listened to The Wind and The Wave? Have I said that before? I feel like I may have said that to you before. @eleanor_wood I miss YOU xxxI started listening to @eleanor_wood's memoir STAUNCH on audio and it was the BEST DECISION because not only is the… https://t.co/PZ2RnAl925Okay I'm going to stop swearing now and go and make a sandwich. Support journalists doing the good hard work. And d… https://t.co/CZqaiHwq9k
Retweeted by Sara BarnardLast month "market data no longer available" would have been huge news and now it's just an aside in a tweet. https://t.co/yEdyN3Z2pLTrying to think of something insightful and intelligent about the cancellation of the Edinburgh book festival but I am just sad, sad, sad.
4/1
2020

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