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My latest book ‘I Am a Stone’

My latest book, all about the adventures of a little stone, is now available on Amazon. I wanted to write a book from the perspective of something inanimate, and to tell a story about how it feels when things happen … Read More

The Best Nest shortlisted for a Selfies children’s book award

I have some very exciting news – my children’s book ‘The Best Nest: A Tale of Roosting Rivalry’ has been shortlisted for a Selfies children’s book award! The awards event will be held at the London Book Fair next month, … Read More

Oldham Made

I’m really thrilled to be a part of the Oldham Made shop in Oldham’s Spindles Shopping Centre. The shop, which opens on March 1st for one month, will showcase items created by local Oldham craftspeople. I’ll be selling my latest … Read More

Ready Steady SAIL!

My new book Ready Steady SAIL! is now available to buy from Amazon and is available via Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited too. It’s a funny, heartwarming story (my speciality).Here’s the blurb from the back cover of the book: It’s Squirrel versus … Read More

Book Reading & Draw Along

Drop into Oldham Library this Saturday (14th August) at 3pm where I’ll be reading my latest book ‘The Best Nest’ as part of the Library’s summer programme of events. I’ll also be drawing a couple of characters from the book … Read More

Silver award for Tom’s Zombie Fright

Earlier this month my second children’s book Tom’s Zombie Fright was awarded a silver medal by The Wishing Shelf Book Awards in the Pre-school Picture Book category. The book features me and my family and was inspired by my son’s … Read More

Interview with Oldham Library & Live Draw Along

On World Book Day (March 4th) I was interviewed by Oldham Library. I did a live ‘draw along’ of a couple of the characters from my new children’s picture book ‘The Best Nest’, and I answered a few questions about … Read More

The Best Nest

My third book entitled ‘The Best Nest’ is now available to buy on Amazon. The book is centered around two birds who try to outdo each other in their efforts to build the best nest. After disaster strikes, a wise … Read More

Reading ‘Tom’s Zombie Fright’ for Oldham Library

I read my spooktastic children’s book Tom’s Zombie Fright for Oldham Library’s Facebook page as part of their events programme for Halloween 2020. I’m a great fan of Oldham Library and Art Gallery, my mum took me a lot as … Read More

Creating the cover illustration for Tom’s Zombie Fright

Here’s a timelapse video of the cover illustration I created for the book I wrote about my son’s obsession with the Plants Vs Zombies game, entitled ‘Tom’s Zombie Fright’. I used Adobe Fresco on an iPad Pro to create the … Read More