Answering Questions It has been a busy week for me. This week I have been interviewed by book reviewer Katie Thompson to discuss ‘First Years – Piranhas in the bedroom, started filming a video for ‘King Derek and the Purple Wizard’ and have been busy writing the sequel to ‘Piranhas’ which has the working title … More Answering Questions
Football fans live slightly different lives to the rest of you. You can easily spot us because when accepting any social invitation we have to first get out our fixture list. Also we live our lives in seasons for example I broke my arm during the 1982/83 season. These seasons are of course August to … More The Life of a Football Fan
It’s the time of year when all the schools in England are breaking up for the long summer holidays. A time when you used to be able to take a game to school and the TV mornings were about to be filled with Banana Splits, Tin Tin and ‘Why Don’t You’. Of course many of … More Guide to Starting College
This year Father’s Day is 16th June and yet again many of us are struggling to think what to buy our Dad’s that is within our low budget and that he will not be trying to give away come Christmas. Problem is there is only one weekend left and with the first sight of sun this … More What to Buy Dad For Father’s Day
Following on from the amazing success of the first two ‘King Derek’ books comes the eagerly awaited third one. We have had ‘Percy the Purple Wizard’, then ‘Graham the Green Wizard’ and now we are preparing to meet ‘Rosie the Red Wizard’. Due for release on Monday 23rd April 2013 is the story, ‘King Derek and … More Rosie First Female Wizard Coming Soon !!
Following the success of the ‘King Derek and the Purple Wizard’ we are delighted to announce the a second book in popular series. King Derek is again calling on the ‘Wonder Wizards’ to help him and again everything goes wrong. The latest book is ‘King Derek and the Green Wizard’. It tells how King Derek … More Buy King Derek and the Green Wizard Today!
As children start to read ‘King Derek and the Purple Wizard’ the second book in the series is only weeks from going to print. ‘King Derek and the Green Wizard’ will be available on Friday 1st February in both paperback and E-Book form. Today illustrator, Gary Dillon, is giving us a sneak preview of the front cover of … More Sneak Preview of King Derek and the Green Wizard
Well, another New Year is here an incredibly it is 2013. Can it really be 13 years since we all feared the Millennium Bug? For those of us in our mid 40’s it is so difficult to believe that it is nearly a quarter of a century ago that we said goodbye to the 80’s. Things like Spandau Ballet, Sony … More What Three Things Would You Bring Back From the 80’s ?
King Derek’s first adventure with the ‘Wonder Wizards’, ‘King Derek and the Purple Wizard‘, is currently selling well in the UK but an emergency change has had to be made to the third, of Gary’s brilliant, illustrations. There had been debates at the Book Launch and also discussions posted on ‘Linked-In’. Now after more protests … More King Derek Pants Protests
With only 4 sleeps to Santa it really is a case of last minute shopping. Problem is all the shops are packed and many items are ‘Out of Stock’. In the past this would have meant buying a naff present from the ‘All Night’ garage, but not now things have changed. Now, you can even … More Last Minute Christmas Shopping even on Christmas Day!