We are delighted to announce that both Goodnight Mister Tom and Back Home have been chosen by Puffin Books to be reprinted with brand new covers as part of a twenty title list of Stories To Last A Lifetime in a series called A Puffin Book (more…)
I'm very happy to announce that I will be appearing at both the Chalk Valley History Festival and the Festival of Chichester 2014. In April I was asked to write…
I'm happy to announce that I will be appearing at a Question and Answer session on the 18th December after the Tower Theatre Company's production of Goodnight Mister Tom, The…
I recently came across an article Not In Chains, which was written by Doug McLean in the Spring 2006 edition of The Author.
In it he puts the arguments for supporting our independent bookshops beautifully,
Hi I’m Ben Davis and I have the honour of playing William Beech for North Devon All Starz at The Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple.
When I read the book I felt sad for William, his mum was mean to him and didn’t know how to look after him properly, he hadn’t ever celebrated his birthday and he had no friends until Zach, who died trying to find William. I imagine he always felt scared of what might happen next.