School Visits for 2012/2013 Academic Year!

As the new academic year has kicked off I’m currently taking booking for my school visits! If you’re interested in having me come to your school feel free to email me at: (or let your teacher know so they can do the arranging!). More  info can be found here and a list of the […]

Bracknell and Loughborough Waterstones

This Saturday I’ll be in signing in Bracknell Waterstones from 11am so please pop along if you’re in the area. Also, unfortunately I have had to cancel my signing at Loughborough Waterstones due to travel difficulties. Apologies to anyone who was planning to come along! Fingers crossed I’ll make it to Loughborough another time! Alex.

Update and Southend Waterstones

Apologies for not updating the site much recently or getting another vlog recorded. I’ve been really busy with school visits etc.! However, now it’s summer and schools are closed so I will make more effort to add content (and possibly even a short story!) to the site over the coming months. Also, the neverending signing […]

Recommendation: Music

I came across two albums recently that I’ve really enjoyed so I thought I’d share them with you. The first album is called “Heartbreaking Bravery” by Moonface with Siinai.  Moonface is a solo side-project of Spencer Krug and with this album he has teamed in with a Finnish band called Siinai.  I’ve been a big […]

Recommendation: The Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

*Warning: not for younger readers! The Assassin’s Apprentice is a fantasy tale that follows the life of a boy called Fitz.  Fitz is the illegitimate son of a Prince who gets brought to court and trained as an assassin.  Fitz’s life is not easy however: he has to deal with the machinations of the venomous […]

April School Visits

This is a big thank you to all the staff and students at Camelot School, Southwark; Kew Riverside Primary School, Richmond; and Holy Trinity and St. John’s Primary School in Margate for having me visit them in April! Alex.