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Resurrection Engines Reviewed

Resurrection Engines Reviewed

January 22, 2013 No Comments »

Just a quick note to share a couple of reviews that Resurrection Engines has picked up over the last couple of days. For those who don’t know, this hefty anthology, edited by... Read More »

A Trigger-Happy Skylanders Birthday

A Trigger-Happy Skylanders Birthday

January 21, 2013 No Comments »

Spent yesterday afternoon in the company of a bunch of out-and-out Skylanders fans. I was invited by one of my friends to attend her son’s Skylanders party so that I... Read More »

New Book Day: Resurrection Engines

New Book Day: Resurrection Engines

January 17, 2013 No Comments »

A very cold looking delivery man has just delivered a big box to the front door. Exciting. Even more exciting it contains my copies of Resurrection Engines, a splendid collection... Read More »

New Book Day – Spyro Versus the Mega Monsters US Edition

New Book Day – Spyro Versus the Mega Monsters US Edition

January 16, 2013 No Comments »

My copy of the American edition of Skylanders – Spyro Versus the Mega Monsters arrived today. Published by Grosset & Dunlap, it hit the shelves last week. Here it is:... Read More »

Just Read: Judgement on Deltchev

Just Read: Judgement on Deltchev

January 14, 2013 No Comments »

A couple of weeks ago I asked Twitter for some suggestions of good 1950s thrillers. Jeremy Duns, author of the Paul Dark thrillers suggested I try Eric Ambler. I was... Read More »

Doctor Who: Night of the Whisper Announced

Doctor Who: Night of the Whisper Announced

January 10, 2013 1 Comment »

It’s the news I’ve been wanting to talk about for ages. Thankfully, issue 456 of Doctor Who Magazine has spilled the beans so I can reveal all… well, almost. As... Read More »

Skylanders Annual is the Top of the Charts

Skylanders Annual is the Top of the Charts

January 9, 2013 1 Comment »

I received some great news from Penguin books yesterday. The Official Skylanders 2013 Annual, written by yours truly, ended the year by reaching the number two spot in the UK... Read More »

Just read: 666 Charing Cross Road

Just read: 666 Charing Cross Road

January 4, 2013 No Comments »

As well as my professional goals for 2013, I have vowed to spend more time reading this year. Last year I just didn’t seem to pick up enough books. Actually,... Read More »

A female Holmes? Simply elementary

A female Holmes? Simply elementary

January 2, 2013 No Comments »

Last night, I had the pleasure of watching a brand new production of  Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles – a production with a distinct difference, as this excerpt... Read More »

Onk Beakman revealed in Skylanders: Spyro Versus the Mega Monsters

Onk Beakman revealed in Skylanders: Spyro Versus the Mega Monsters

January 1, 2013 No Comments »

Although it isn’t officially due to be published until tomorrow, my latest Skylanders tie-in chapter book has already hit the shops. Written by my Skylands alter-ego Onk Beakman, Spyro Versus... Read More »