• Children In Read 2021 - reminder

    15 October 2021

    A quick reminder about the Children In Read auction, for those who might have missed it before...


    Children In Need is a massive annual telethon in the UK that raises huge sums for charities....

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  • October 2021 Competition winners

    14 October 2021

    I've drawn the four winners of my October Shanville Monthly competition, and the lucky Shansters out of the hat were, in the order drawn...


    Rebecca Harrod, Ireland.

    Andy Bell, UK.


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  • Last chance to enter my October COMPETITION

    13 October 2021

    This is your last chance to enter my October COMPETITION -- the shut-off point for entries is 11:59pm Irish Time TONIGHT, Wednesday 13th October.


    When I released the paperbacks of books 1, 2...

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  • Archibald Lox Volume 2 links

    12 October 2021

    As I announced last week, The Kidnapped Prince, the Volume 2 omnibus of my Archibald Lox series, collecting books 4, 5 and 6, will go on sale worldwide on Monday, November 1st, as a nice, hefty...

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  • Bookbag’s Jill Murphy

    11 October 2021

    It's guilty confession time!!!


    There were some lovely reviews for the first three Archibald Lox books last year on The Bookbag, a brilliant site for book reviews. The reviewer was called Jill...

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  • Sandy Blobfish

    10 October 2021

    On a wet summer's day in Limerick, Mrs Shan and our son Dante trotted along to the Hunt Museum to make a sand sculpture (a Shand sculpture?!?). Being Shans, their rather abnormal choice of subject...

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