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I’m on tumblr…

I’m on tumblr…

March 11, 2014 No Comments »

Just when I thought I didn’t need another social network, I’ve gone and joined tumblr. It’s all Roy Gill‘s fault and I must admit, I’m not completely sure what I’m... Read More »

Mama Barkfingers reviewed

Mama Barkfingers reviewed

March 10, 2014 No Comments »

Wondrous Reads has published a cracking review of Mama Barkfingers, one of my Teen Reads reluctant reader stories for Badger Learning. Reviewer Jenny gives it a 9/10 rating and says:... Read More »

Owl assassin!

Owl assassin!

March 8, 2014 No Comments »

Just wanted to share this ace sketch by freelance cartoonist, Abby Ryder. I worked with Abby back on the Zap-Boy comics for Future Publishing an aaaaaaage ago, but have kept... Read More »

The Write Path

The Write Path

March 7, 2014 No Comments »

Two blogs in one day? Good heavens! Whatever could be the reason? Well, its because I’m very proud to be part of the Write Path today. This is a schools... Read More »

Producing Doctor Who: The Highest Science

Producing Doctor Who: The Highest Science

March 7, 2014 5 Comments »

“Whoop! Wahoo! Wahey! YESSSSSSSSSSS!” Those were just some of the sounds I made when Big Finish asked me to produce a Doctor Who audio play for them. Yes, me. Producing... Read More »

“What’s the best part about writing a book?”

“What’s the best part about writing a book?”

March 5, 2014 No Comments »

A cracking author’s visit yesterday at the Cheddar Grove Primary school in Bristol, brainstorming ideas and going through how comic strips are put together as part of their animation week.... Read More »

Which order should you read the Skylanders The Mask of Power series?

Which order should you read the Skylanders The Mask of Power series?

March 4, 2014 No Comments »

Another new book of mine has arrived through the post, this time thanks to Puffin. Terrafin Battles the Boom Brothers is the latest in the Skylanders Mask of Power series.... Read More »

A new month and a new book – The Black Library Anthology 2013/2014

A new month and a new book – The Black Library Anthology 2013/2014

March 3, 2014 No Comments »

Aaaaaand breathe. It’s been a bonkers few weeks but satisfying all the same. I’ve been finishing up a number of projects from a very special chapter book and a new... Read More »

My favourite view

My favourite view

March 2, 2014 No Comments »

Went on a Sunday morning wet walk over the Clifton Suspension Bridge with the girls today. Nothing profound to say about this quick snap, other than the fact that it... Read More »

New Book Day: The Beano Official Sticker Book

New Book Day: The Beano Official Sticker Book

February 13, 2014 No Comments »

OK, here’s another childhood ambition realised. Today sees The Beano Official Sticker Book published by Penguin, with over 1,000 stickers and packed with puzzles and activities written by me. I’ll just... Read More »