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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 »

10 of my favourite Tumblr posts this week: Viking Batman, Dragon Horses, Creature Creators, I am Shrute and more…

10 of my favourite Tumblr posts this week: Viking Batman, Dragon Horses, Creature Creators, I am Shrute and more…

September 6, 2014 No Comments »

Over at Tumblr I have a site where I post images, links and general stuff that takes my fancy. In the first of an occasional series I thought I’d gather... Read More »

New Book Day: Curious Cal and the Wish Machine is go

New Book Day: Curious Cal and the Wish Machine is go

September 5, 2014 No Comments »

As Madame Vastra once said, “Here we go again…” My third Fiction Express interactive e-book launched half-an-hour ago - Curious Cal and the Wish Machine. It’s the same deal as Snaffles... 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 »

Me on the web – a Blake’s 7 interview, getting over The Fear, creating characters and my new author pic too!

Me on the web – a Blake’s 7 interview, getting over The Fear, creating characters and my new author pic too!

September 3, 2014 No Comments »

Just a quick post to let you know some of the places I’ve popped up on line over the last few weeks or so. The big Blake’s 7 interview! First... 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 »

A Beano Hat Trick – Minnie, Bananaman and Roger this week

A Beano Hat Trick – Minnie, Bananaman and Roger this week

August 23, 2014 No Comments »

It’s the last Bank Holiday weekend of the summer so it’ll probably be raining. Why not get a few giggles by grabbing this week’s Beano? How’s that for a terrible... Read More »

Holiday reading: Daleks, dust, devils and detectives

Holiday reading: Daleks, dust, devils and detectives

August 21, 2014 No Comments »

I’ve just got back from summer hols in Bulgaria and, as well as sun-cream, shorts, and lilos, I (obviously) packed some holiday reads. Daleks First up was George Mann’s latest... Read More »

The Armageddon Storm Scribe Award arrives

The Armageddon Storm Scribe Award arrives

August 21, 2014 No Comments »

Flown over from the US of A, my Scribe Award for Blake’s 7: The Armageddon Storm has arrived and doesn’t it look lovely! Hoorah for my co-writer Mark and the... Read More »