Visit my YouTube channel here for new videos every day introducing and reading from all my books.




Watch Rocky & Roy’s whistlestop tour of 5 football clubs – do they visit your team?

Recent zoom interview with Luke Pendlebury, teacher at Wales High School

Ballyroan Library
Ballyroan Library

Watch a video montage of my author event with South Dublin Libraries Children’s Book Festival here.



More videos are posted here

Watch me reading and asking quiz questions by clicking on the book covers below:

Football Academy

Boys United cover Striking Out cover The Real Thing cover Reading the Game cover Free Kick coverCaptain Fantastic cover

Foul Play

foul play 130 DeadBall 130  offside 130 Killer pass less spine 130 owngoal 130


Scrum! cover

Download the accompanying Reading for Pleasure Comprehension Pack here.

Watch me reading Foul Play at Oldham Academy here.


Watch Foul Play 5 : Own Goal – the film trailer made by Ghyllgrove School here.






Film by Arun Hawkes

Watch the amazing Squad : Black Op book film trailer, made for me by Arun Hawkes here.




White Fear
Film by Cameron McTeare

Watch the fantastic Squad : White Fear book film trailer, made by Cameron McTeare here.




At Glanford Park with Words Count, North Lincolnshire, 2016

New story … The Ghost Ship on the Humber

Watch and listen to more chapters from The Ghost Ship on the Humber here.



Watch Episodes 1 & 2 of my experimental Football Reading show here :

There are lots of videos about my First World War book, Over the Line, from here. 

Interviewed by Phil Earle for Book Trust

Buy Books

Signed and dedicated copies of all my books are available personalised to order from my local independent children’s bookshop “The Thoughtful Spot” here. 

With an extra special Christmas or birthday card from me on request!


Overseas : FREE Delivery worldwide from The Book Depository.
Australia: Boomerang

Canada: Amazon Canada
New Zealand: Wheelers

USA :  Indigo books

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Schools bumper 35 book pack offer here

35 books
£190 saving £60 – over 20% discount

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Schools class set offer here.

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30 copies 25%+ discount
100 copies 30% + discount


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