March 18, 2018

Steve Dagleish at The Harrison – 1st March 2018

It’s a bleak Thursday evening and the ‘beast from the East’ is delivering a harsh instruction on the realities of a Russian winter.  Hard winds scour […]
August 5, 2016

Allan Boroughs is in the jungle – he may be some time…

How much adventure is too much?  It’s a question I ask myself again as I prepare to leave for 3 weeks in the Venezuelan jungles.  I […]
May 4, 2016

There may be dinosaurs!

In 1908 the adventurer, explorer, cartographer, fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and occasional spy, Perceval Harrison Fawcett, visited the great sandstone plateaus of the Franco […]
September 6, 2015

UKMG Extravaganza!

I am like the proverbial two tailed canine at the prospect of being at the UK Extravaganza – 17th October at Nottingham Central Library.  Do come! […]
April 4, 2015

Radio stars!

Last week saw the hyper-talented Rachel Kellehar and me celebrate International Children’s Book Day by going to Share Radio.  We talked at length about Children’s Literature, […]
February 10, 2015

Ironheart is shortlisted for the Portsmouth Book Award!

So delighted to learn that Ironheart has been shortlisted for the Portsmouth Book Award (Longer Novel Category) – thanks so much and best of luck to […]
November 21, 2014

Bloodstone cover reveal

Very excited to receive the final artwork this week for the cover of Bloodstone. A Fantastic job by Jeremy Reston! (Bloodstone is published on 1st January […]
June 14, 2014

IRONHEART in top 5 children’s books for 2014

Hugely exciting that Charlotte Eyre from the Bookseller has included IRONHEART in her top 5 children’s books from 2014. In such great company too! Thank you […]
February 24, 2014

“More gripping and engaging than anything that needs a charger”

IRONHEART receives a four star review in the Sunday Express
February 24, 2014

IRONHEART receives 5 star review from the Daily Express

January 20, 2014

Reviewers, get your copy of IRONHEART here

Are you a reviewer, book blogger or someone who recommends books to others either on-line or in print? If so, and you would you like to […]
January 17, 2014

IRONHEART launch party!

16th January saw the official launch party for IRONHEART at Waterstones in Islington. Wonderful to have so many of my friends there to support me – […]