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Have you read my pieces on www.3ammagazine.com?
Welcome to the wonderful world of SOPHIE PARKIN where everything that glisters is gold. Here you can discover some things you never wanted to know about Sophie and her books, novels and poetry, and maybe, some things you did (in my diary) (just don't tell my mum!)and also in my recent pieces in www.3ammagazine.com . Sebastian Horsley and Nina Hamnett. There is also a true story about my trials and tribulations in Morocco when my father tried to exchange me for 50 camels. Talking of Tangier....
Also New is the German version of French for Kissing -otherwise known as Schokoprinzen Kussen Besser- is that a literal translation? So what does it mean???

My last book  Bazaar Night and Camel Bites, came out on 15th September. Lily Lovett is back. Escaping from a calamitous Christmas- would you ever want your Maths teacher to date your Mum, and meet your Dad? Exactly.
 Lily is away being naughty in Tangier, Morocco with it's faded spy past  mysterious clubs, romantic souks and strange food and customs. Hilariously educational. Buy it at www.amazon.co.uk


BEST OF FRIENDS came out on 28th September. These are interviews that I did with 10 teenage girls and 10 female role models.
From Trisha to Karen O(Yeah Yeah Yeah's), CharlotteCooper (the Subways)to Cathy Hopkins, Irma Kurtz(agony aunt of Cosmo) to Jasmine Guiness Supermodel). Sophie Ellis Bextor to Kate Hoey MP - Vanessa Fenton, ballet choreographer and Daisy De Villeneuve.
The first teen  book FRENCH FOR KISSING - the life's and loves of Lily was published by Piccadilly Press in November 2005.  The second, of the Lily series MAD RICH & FAMOUS came out on 30 November 2006. She is currently working on the next Lily adventure - Bazaar Nights and Camel Bites, set in Morocco, appeared in SEPT 07.
French For Kissing is published in German, Malaysian and will be available soon in Turkish

Sophie Parkin has written 7 published books. 3 grown-up novels (you can't say adult otherwise people think they might be pornography). All Grown Up, Take Me Home, Dear Goddess. And for teenagers.there is French for Kissing,.Best of Friends,  Mad Rich and Famous, and Bazaar Nights and Camel Bites. She has also contributed to 4 other books, from short stories, true stories, long stories, to poetry. Sunday 26th Sept 2010 she reads her poetry at The Chelsea Arts Club, London and at the.7th October 2010 at the IOO Club for National Poetry Day 7.30.

Mother's by Daughters, Sons and Mothers both pub by Virago, Girls just Want To Have Fun- the Cosmopolitan book of short stories, and POP 05- Anthology of Poetry ed by Michael Horowitz.  She is Soho correspondent for www.3ammagazine.com and a council committee member of the Chelsea Arts Club,
 
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Sophie will next be appearing at:

2012 

The Colony Room Club 1948-2008- A history of Bohemian Soho

 by Sophie Parkin

 http://www.diffordsguide.com/class-magazine/read-online/en/2012-12-25/page-7/the-colony-room-club

 Sophie Parkin www.thecolonyroom.com

Is in  Rising Poetry Magazine
Also in The Poetry Olympics Compendium.
And is on The Guardian Travel website under the pseudonym - Sophie Parkin Vink writing on Rotterdam.

READ MY BLOG ON Falmouth,Bad Sex, Bernie Katz, Castle Leslie, Kathy Lette,(not necessarily in that order).

Once upon a time you could have seen me dancing and dj-ing at The Parkin Lot, Every Tuesday 9-1. Soho's first multigenerational  40's 50's 60's 70's  disco at

The Green Carnation, 5 Greek St, Soho, London. BUT No Longer. Relocation and laziness made this impossible.

As one time Mistress of Ceremonies at The 3AM PP - Sophie will next be appearing talking about Soho but especially The Colony Room at The Soho Theatre on 31st July 7pm 2012 for The National Trust.

Penpusher Magazine UK and www.3ammagazine.com and words and fun and love ....

Read past performers from The 3am PP -  Wilma on www.wilma.com, Irma kurtz and John hegley and Tim Wells in their books just google.

 And HAVE YOU READ - www.caughtbytheriver.com lovely writing about all things watery(including a piece by me.)

http://women.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/women/article4150233.ece

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1043694/After-Keira-Knightley-boasts-frank-bedtime-chats-mum-ask-.html

Read My interview with Lawrence Schiller and his Platinum Blonde. 

plus loads of my other stuff Just Google ME!

http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/

Or see me talking at The Southbank about my favorite novelist - Carson McCullers.
AND lots of other poems etc on YouTube
 

 And.... LATEST NEWS  Sophie is still happily married to her very handsome and lovely Dutch husband but now lives by the sea in Deal Kent. 

She is currently writing The Colony Room Club1948-2008 - the history of Soho's bohemian club - to be published in December 2012.Very Exciting. A website with lots of scandalous gossiip from 1948 www.thecolonyroom.com.

When in London occasionally its usually interviewing past members of the Colony OR on Chelsea Arts Club business as Im on the council VIP!

Endorsing the seaside over and above London, 'there is always a horizon to look at, the sea is never boring'...

Hoping you are all happy and the best you can be.

SophieX

PS mum, www.mollyparkin.co.uk got put on the civil pension list by the queen. this is apparently the highest honour awarded to a mortal, she's still annoyed she's not called Lady Molly so she can be like an Anthony Powell character.her first e-book Love:All