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Cover reveal: Blood’s Campaign

I’ve been sent the cover of the third book in my 17th-century Holcroft Blood series – Blood’s Campaign. This is…

Bad news/good news about Robin Hood and the Caliph’s Gold

As the old joke goes, I have good news and bad news about the novel I’m writing: Robin Hood and…

The Knowledge Factory (or why education is cleverer than you think)

I was lying in bed early this morning (bloody summer – the daylight often wakes me at 5am through cracks…

Robin Hood and the Caliph’s Gold

I’m trying something completely new (well, new for me). I’m attempting to crowdfund a new Outlaw Chronicles novel called Robin…

What I’m writing* this week, No5: a new Robin Hood novel

It’s been a strange week so far and I’ve found myself – most unusually – without very much work to…

New cover for Blood’s Revolution

This is just a quick blog to tell you a couple of news items about Blood’s Revolution, second book in…

Gates of Stone extract: chapter three

This is an extract from my epic fantasy novel Gates of Stone. I have already posted chapters one and two on…

What I’m writing* about this week, No 4: The Battle of the Boyne

This is an excerpt from my forthcoming novel Blood’s Campaign. It is the third book in the series and concerns…