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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 Kind of List

    Kindness is like sprouts and silence – underrated. You rarely see it promoted in laws or tested in exams. It fails to reach the Hollywood heights of beauty, brains, courage …Read More »
  • Telling Tales

    Doing the rounds of Children’s Book Festival this month is a reminder of the joy, comfort, escape and pure wild fun that books can bring at any age. But there …Read More »

Previous blogs can be found here

My Books

Writing and Storytelling Fun