Riot Grrrl was an underground punk-feminist movement that sprang out of Washington State and the Pacific North west in the early nineties. I was around 14/15/16 when it exploded on the scene (to my shame, I […]
Welcome to my page! Why hello there! I’m Rebecca. By day, I’m a TV Producer (CN, Fox, Disney, MTV, BBC) and writer and I had my first book – This Beats Perfect – published in […]
Two girls in London, determined to make their way in the music industry. Funny, fast-paced, fresh and full of insider tips, this is YA perfect for fans of Geek Girl, Teen Vogue, Harry Styles and Haribo. So […]
Residencies at Die Schreibhütte (The Writing Hut) are held at my home at the small village of Eidenburg in Beautiful Upper Austria. The quiet little property is sat at around 700m, over looking the rolling farmland and out […]
Wanna know more about the track list for This Beats Perfect? It’s a mix of music I love, music that moves me or has inspired my story. Keep checking back for updates! TRACK 20 HEAVENLY POP […]
THIS BEATS PERFECT is the story of a precocious girl who dreams of picking up guitars not guys… Come on girls, make some noise.
Goldy Moldavsky wrote the book I’m silently kicking myself I didn’t write. Or think of writing. It’s so ingeniously perfect to take fandom to it’s ultimate conclusion and play with the themes of obsession, identity and, […]
Carlie Sorosiak (Author of If Birds Fly Back) The fact that I read This Beats Perfect in a less-than-24-hour binge is a pretty clear indication that I enjoyed it. Reading this novel also made me […]
Quick, Quick. Head over here and have a play with my YA book idea generator (if you like it, please share!) Tweet your favourite to me @rebeccasbrain or post in the comments below and you’ll go in the […]
Music and fiction do not make comfortable bedfellows, a fact highlighted in one of my rejection letters (ouch) but also in the vast array of awkward as hell TV fiction being made right now. I’m looking at you, Vinyl.