• Stone the crows!!!!

    11 April 2024

    When I announced late last year that I was working on my first ever picture book, The Terrified Troll, I said it had been inspired by my children and their love of chewing on stones when they were...

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  • Demon Thief readthrough

    10 April 2024

    I'm almost finished my read-through of Demon Thief, which I'm doing ahead of working on a structural plan for the potential Demonata TV adaptation. There's no guarantee that the adaptors --...

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  • Morgan reviews Brothers To The Death

    09 April 2024

    A year ago, a vlogger called MORGAN reviewed all four books in my Saga Of Larten Crepsley series. I provided a link to his review of the first book at the time, but never got round to sharing links...

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  • St Vincents event

    08 April 2024

    Now that the kids are back at school after the Easter holidays (hurrah!!!) I thought I'd mention again that I'm available to do online events with schools/libraries around the world, as I did with...

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  • Librarian love letter

    06 April 2024

    A Shanster called MORGAN was pleased to spot some of my books in their local library, and took a couple of photos to share with me. Coolio!!!


    I've been very lucky to enjoy great support from...

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  • A brace of Festie memes

    04 April 2024

    It's been AGES since I shared any Cirque Du Freak memes, so let's correct that right away!


    These are both by a Tweeter with the handle of FESTIE. (Used to be FestivalOfTheUndead, or some such...

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