Hello and ...



Welcome to my website. I write books for children (and the adults they look after).

How did I come to do that? Well, after studying fossils in England, working in BBC radio, meeting prawn farmers in Bangladesh and dancing with pygmies in Uganda, what else can you do?

Recent Blogs

  • A blast with the past

    ‘History is not just something that happened long ago and far away. History happens to all of us all the time. Local history touches your life, the life of your …Read More »
  • Hospital heroics

    Hooray for the heroes and heroines of Our Lady’s Hospital Crumlin. For the last six months children and young people at the hospital school http://olhs.scoilnet.ie have been exploring what makes …Read More »

Previous blogs can be found here

My Books

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