Author of over 60 books published in 22 countries with several bestsellers, working for top publishers including Dorling Kindersley, Cambridge University Press, The British Museum, British Library, Oxford University Press, National Trust, Penguin Children's Books and many educational publishers.
Working with and retelling Myths, Legends, Folk Tales and Fairy Tales from around the world for 30 years, writing for both adults and children. Latest book is 'VIKING MYTHS & SAGAS'. Other recent titles are 'CHINESE MYTHS & FOLK TALES', 'ENGLISH FAIRY TALES AND LEGENDS', 'ARTHURIAN LEGENDS' and 'FAERIES, ELVES AND GOBLINS: THE OLD STORIES'. To find out more, please visit www.workingwithmythsandfairytales.blogspot.co.uk
Also children's fiction – most recently the 'GRIM GRUESOME VIKING VILLAIN' series for 7 - 11 year olds, which received much critical acclaim in 'The Times' and throughout the educational press, and two award listings. Please visit www.grimgruesome.blogspot.co.uk for full details and activities for children, schools and book groups.