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Classics in Graphics

Classics in Graphics

  All six titles of our Classics in Graphics series are now out in hardback and we think they look fab! They are getting wonderful reviews and great feedback from staff and students who have seen the books. The six titles are: Romeo and Juliet  Hamlet A Midsummer Night’s Dream The Tempest Macbeth Much Ado About Nothing Thank you to […]

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Shakespeare – Graphic Novels

Shakespeare – Graphic Novels

  There are 6 titles in this series. Inclusion is at the heart of this series. We have simplified Shakespeare’s language to make it as accessible as possible for both older primary and secondary students.  There is a dyslexia-friendly design on every page, and we are encouraging readers to see themselves in the iconic roles. Each graphic novel also includes introductory materials to help […]

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Shakespeare – the Graphic Novels!

Shakespeare – the Graphic Novels!

We can finally reveal a project that we’ve been working on for the past 2 years! We have adapted 6 of William Shakespeare’s plays and, with the help of some fabulous artists, turned them into graphic novels. We are very excited about this series – we hope you are too! Publication begins in late summer 2022. For more information click […]

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Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!

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Author Visits

Author Visits

After a year of not being able to do REAL LIVE author visits and “ZOOMING” around the world (and using Microsoft Teams and Google meet!) I am finally back on the road! I had a couple of days in Darlington before Easter and had a great time talking to students on a holiday school scheme. I am taking bookings for […]

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

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iHero – Megahero!

iHero – Megahero!

There’s a brand new 6 book iHero series for you to enjoy! In these mad, fun-packed adventures you’re not a superhero, you’re a MEGAHERO who can turn into ANYTHING! With your computer sidekick, PAL, you’re up against a host of baddies! They are brilliantly illustrated by Pipi Sposito. For more information about this new series click here.

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iHero – Megahero

iHero – Megahero

“You’re not a superhero, you’re a MEGAHERO!” YOU are the incredible shape-shifting MEGAHERO, fighting against a host of mad, bad and dangerous villains! With the aid of your super-computer, PAL, and your MEGASHADE sunglasses, you can turn into ANYTHING (except when PAL crashes, or you have a bad wi-fi signal or PAL doesn’t understand you!) but hey, that’s technology for […]

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New Monster Hunter titles!

New Monster Hunter titles!

There are 4 brand new Monster Hunter titles for you to enjoy. Once again they have been illustrated by Paul Davison. The new titles are: Mummy, Yeti, Demon and Robot. See all the books in the series here

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Best Book Award

Best Book Award

I was really pleased to find out that Killer Custard finished 2nd in the Leicester Libraries Our Best Book 2020 Primary School Book Award. 43 Leicester schools voted for their favourite book and students then voted online during lockdown for their favourite. Sadly the award ceremony has been cancelled, but I’ll celebrate anyway! Thanks to Lee Robinson for his fabulous […]

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