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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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Greedy Anansi and his Three Cunning Plans

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Crafty spider Anansi’s greed and cunning don’t always get him what he wants.

 

Inspired by three traditional tales told in several parts of Africa and the Caribbean.

 

Illustrated by Alexander Jansson

 

 

 

[published by HarperCollins: Collins Big Cat]