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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…

What I’m writing about this week, No3: Viking mayhem

Sorry I haven’t blogged in a while – it’s mainly because I’ve started an engrossing new project while I’m waiting…

Gates of Stone extract: Chapter Two

Hi everyone, Here is another extract from my epic Indonesian-flavoured fantasy debut, Gates of Stone, which is now available in…