soft folds of spawning streams wisps of bees the hollows made by muscular hills and the downy skin of mown grass
News and Events:
Fiction: New Children's Book, 'Greencoats', out on 23rd May 2021
"In 'Greencoats' the magic feels real and the reality magical. Tense, compassionate and lyrical, I devoured it in a weekend. Highly recommended." Caroline Lawrence - author of 'The Roman Mysteries'
'Greencoats' is a historical fantasy set in WW2 in Shropshire and Birmingham. Aimed at readers age 8 and above - it is an exciting blend of adventure, mythology and history.
You can preorder a copy to be delivered to you by publication day on the Shop page of this website.
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Fiction:All the Winding World - reviews
"A brilliant sequel to ‘The Errant Hours’. The resourceful and ingenious Illesa has become one of my favourite fictional characters. A skilfully woven tapestry of historical fact and captivating story-telling that leaves the reader begging for more adventures." Karen Maitland - best-selling author of Company of Liars
"This is such a gripping tale that I read it almost in one sitting, and yet the story is well grounded in the realities of medieval life. All the Winding World is a great achievement, and I am already looking forward to the third in the series." Dr Henrietta Leyser - Oxford University Medievalist