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Skylanders Terrafin Battles the Boom Brothers cover revealed

Skylanders Terrafin Battles the Boom Brothers cover revealed

June 11, 2013 No Comments »

Penguin have revealed the cover of my next book in the Skylanders Mask of Power series – Terrafin Battles the Boom Brothers.   As you can see the children’s novel... Read More »

A normal day in Beanotown – and the truth about growing up!

A normal day in Beanotown – and the truth about growing up!

June 10, 2013 No Comments »

Believe it or not, this was a normal day’s work at the moment. Honest! OK, so I might have also been enjoying myself as I rooted around the new Beanotown... Read More »

Who-ology enters the Sunday Times Bestsellers List

Who-ology enters the Sunday Times Bestsellers List

June 9, 2013 1 Comment »

Big news to start the week with. Mark Wright and I are now officially Sunday Times Bestselling authors. Who-ology has entered the Sunday Times Bestseller Hardbacks List at number 10! I... Read More »

Blake’s Story cover revealed plus interviewed by Starburst Magazine

Blake’s Story cover revealed plus interviewed by Starburst Magazine

June 7, 2013 No Comments »

Big Finish has released the cover of Blake’s 7: The Liberator Chronicles Volume 6, which includes Blake’s Story by me and Mark Wright as well as Jenna’s Story by Steve Lyons... Read More »

Thought of the day: Gareth L. Powell on overcoming THE FEAR!

Thought of the day: Gareth L. Powell on overcoming THE FEAR!

June 7, 2013 No Comments »

Gareth L. Powell is a clever chap. Not only does he write novels about a spitfire-flying ape, his blog is well worth a visit, full of writery advice. This week,... Read More »

Today’s Obsolete Word of the Day Challenge – Snattock

Today’s Obsolete Word of the Day Challenge – Snattock

June 6, 2013 No Comments »

Today’s Obsolete Word of the Day Challenge has been shared on my Facebook group and here it is: See if you can get it into conversation today and feel free... Read More »

New Book Day – Lightning Rod Faces the Cyclops Queen

New Book Day – Lightning Rod Faces the Cyclops Queen

June 6, 2013 2 Comments »

Just a quick note to say that today sees the publication in my, er, I mean, Onk Beakman’s third book in the Skylanders Mask of Power series. Lightning Rod Faces... Read More »

The obsolete word of the day challenge

The obsolete word of the day challenge

June 5, 2013 No Comments »

Yesterday, following my blog post, I asked my followers on my Facebook page to use the word ‘egads’ at least once. I’m pleased to say that I started to see... Read More »

Book hauls and spinning plates

Book hauls and spinning plates

June 4, 2013 No Comments »

Egads*, I’ve been quite quiet here over the last week or so. As Dizzy Rascal would say the last couple of weeks have been bonkers. My head has been stuck... Read More »

My Exciting Adventures with the Daleks

My Exciting Adventures with the Daleks

May 23, 2013 No Comments »

I love Daleks Invasion Earth 2150AD, the 1966 motion picture starring Peter Cushing as dotty time traveller Dr. Who. It’s a very different beast to the TV series that spawned... Read More »