This Saturday at the Traquair Fair 2010…

…I shall be doing an event and reading at 2:45pm!

After making my little promo video for The Blackhope Enigma on the grounds and in the maze at Traquair House, I was invited to come back on July 31 and do an appearance as part of the Traquair Fair 2010.

I’ll be talking […]

By |July 29th, 2010|Events, News|Comments Off on This Saturday at the Traquair Fair 2010…

Dunure Castle and Labyrinth

A hidden gem on the Ayrshire coast.

I thought this would cheer up those of you who live in Scotland. We’re coping with rain, rain and more rain (which we’re grateful for on the one hand and depressed about on the other), while the Continent copes with heat, heat and more heat.

Way back when, there was […]

By |July 21st, 2010|Inspirations|5 Comments

Win my book!

Read more about The Blackhope Enigma on these sites.

I’ve been doing various interviews with book bloggers and children’s literature websites recently – and they are offering the chance to win a copy of the book.

The Scottish Book Trust has selected The Blackhope Enigma as its July Book of the Month. Read my guest […]

By |July 13th, 2010|About My Books|1 Comment

The Blackhope Enigma Book Launch

Debut book, debut book launch!

Well, The Blackhope Enigma has set sail, launched last Thursday by a wonderful crowd of well-wishers who enjoyed a glass of bubbly and a slice of “Corvo cake” (dark chocolate-raspberry amazingness) named after the Renaissance painter in my book, Fausto […]

By |July 4th, 2010|About My Books, Events, News|4 Comments