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Pathfinder Legends: Fortress of the Stone Giants

Pathfinder Legends: Fortress of the Stone Giants

September 30, 2014 No Comments »

It’s new audio play day! My new Pathfinder Legends audio is out now from Big Finish Productions. Fortress of the Stone Giants is based on the role playing game by Paizo Publishing and sees... Read More »

Upcoming Event: Supercomics Sunday – 12th October

Upcoming Event: Supercomics Sunday – 12th October

September 29, 2014 No Comments »

I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be taking part in a special comics event as part of the Bristol Festival of Literature. Supercomics Sunday is a family-friendly afternoon at the... Read More »

A Nutty cameo in this week’s Beano!

A Nutty cameo in this week’s Beano!

September 28, 2014 No Comments »

Hang on, it’s Sunday. How did that happen? I meant to blog this on Thursday but must have blinked or something. It’s been another barmily busy week, but there’s still... Read More »

Becoming Patron of Reading at Air Balloon Hill Primary School

Becoming Patron of Reading at Air Balloon Hill Primary School

September 24, 2014 No Comments »

Some good news! I’m pleased to say that I have become the Patron of Reading for Air Balloon Hill Primary School in Bristol. What’s a Patron of Reading I hear... Read More »

Strictly Come Dodging in this week’s Beano

Strictly Come Dodging in this week’s Beano

September 20, 2014 No Comments »

So, this has returned to our screens: The ladies in our house are big, big fans. Not me. I never watch it. Oh no. Except when I do. Which is... Read More »

The return of bald Eric plus Roger causes custard calamity in this week’s Beano

The return of bald Eric plus Roger causes custard calamity in this week’s Beano

September 10, 2014 2 Comments »

When I was a lad, Bananaman’s alter-ego, Eric Wimp looked like this –> Later, when the BBC Bananaman cartoon came along, Eric suddenly gained a fine head of hair. At... Read More »

New Reluctant Reader coming soon from Badger Learning: The Changeling by Cavan Scott

New Reluctant Reader coming soon from Badger Learning: The Changeling by Cavan Scott

September 8, 2014 No Comments »

Badger Learning have revealed the cover and details of my next Teen Read for Reluctant Readers. Here it is: And here’s the blurb: Have you ever felt like you don’t... Read More »

Who is BananaKid? Plus, Roger meets Rooney!

Who is BananaKid? Plus, Roger meets Rooney!

September 4, 2014 No Comments »

Beanotown has a new champion in my script for this week’s Bananaman - Meet BananaKid! But who is that masked wimp, so wonderfully realised by artist Wayne Thompson? Wayne also provides... Read More »

Mummies and shopping mayhem in this week’s Beano

Mummies and shopping mayhem in this week’s Beano

August 30, 2014 No Comments »

People always ask writers ‘where do you get your ideas from?’. Well, in this week’s Bananaman script it was from my daughter Chloe who, following a school project, became obsessed... Read More »

Dalek alert – Doctor Who Masters of Earth trailer online now!

Dalek alert – Doctor Who Masters of Earth trailer online now!

August 29, 2014 No Comments »

While we wait for the 12th Doctor to meet the Daleks for the first time tomorrow, Big Finish have released the trailer for Doctor Who Masters of Earth. Written by... Read More »