• World Book Day part 3

    31 March 2020

    Let's round off our World Book Day-linked posts with a third and final entry.


    A blogger called Lauren, with the user name of Northern Plunder posted on WBD about the books that had shaped her...

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  • World Book Day part 2

    30 March 2020

    A follow-up to yesterday's World Book Day post, since these photos relate to it too...


    The first is of a fan of my books called Elliot, who dressed up as Darren Shan for the book-propelled day....

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  • World Book Day

    29 March 2020

    World Book Day seems a long time ago now, doesn't it? Hailing from an era before lockdowns and self-isolation, it just about squeezed in under the curtain that was about to fall heavily over our...

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  • Demonata review

    28 March 2020

    There was a nice, short, overall review of my Demonata series over on the Stevie Nicks Book Club on Instagram a while back. You can check it out by clicking here:



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  • West Derby School projects

    27 March 2020

    Before schools in the UK were forced to shut down because of Coronavirus, the year 7 students of West Derby School were working on some art projects inspired by my book Cirque Du Freak. I think...

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  • Happy birthday to…

    26 March 2020

    I normally only post family photos on a Sunday, but today is my daughter Gaia's 1st birthday, so I thought I'd break with the norm to post one of my favourite photos of her first year on this...

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