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Events for young people

About my books, my writing life, creative writing, about reading, or any combination of these.

Discoveries

Weird and wonderful facts about discoveries that have helped change our world

Inventions

Weird and wonderful facts about inventions ...

Transport

A feast of weird and wonderful facts about transport

Rift

In a vast African landscape, four teenagers and a journalist vanish ...

Gulliver’s Travels

Gulliver is shipwrecked and washed ashore on the exotic island of Lilliput ...

Another novel

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Down the Road to Jamie’s House

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Annie wants to go to Jamie’s house

but Mum is feeding Ben – and feeding Ben

takes hours and hours

and days and days

and weeks and weeks

and months and months

and even all the year.

 

       Annie knows where Jamie’s house is.

And she knows she’ll be safe

wearing her explorer’s hat …

But …

 

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Illustrated by Adrian Reynolds

 

 

A lovely story.’

Early Years Educator

 

‘The happy marriage that occurs when

authors and illustrators are perfectly matched.’

The Bookseller

 

some pages from the book

 

[Down the Road to Jamie’s House published by Hodder Children’s Books]