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Another Cover

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog and that’s because I’ve been snowed under with words. I worked through the latest book, Ice Claw, with the copy…


THANK YOU MR SPIELBERG

Strange things are going on. The world is churning things inside out. I posted a blog on New Year’s Day showing dawn. I stood shivering above the River Dart, bleary eyed,…


DAY ONE

Just in case you missed it - or for those who have never seen one before - this is dawn.January 1 2008.I posted my last blog at one minute before midnight on Monday 31st December…


It’s Behind You!

Shakespeare wrote that the world is a stage ... I think it’s more like a pantomime. Got to have some laughs, rude jokes, and bags of energy - and lots of love of…


DARTMOOR ROUGH

Christmas Eve: Dawn . A low sun struggled to rise behind the mist as I looked out my window at the River Dart. The mirror-sharp surface crinkled when a duck landed, unzipping the…


ITALIAN MAGIC

So there’s a new manager for the England football squad! He’ll have a few problems in the dressing room at half-time. Nice thing about the Italian language is that…


Gale Force

No, that’s not a Max Gordon title - but, maybe it should be.Finished the script I had to write, completed an almost, almost, final edit on ICE CLAW, read through THE…


ICE CLAW

That’s the title for Max Gordon’s new adventure in Danger Zone2 - I hope you like it.I’m busy doing a final edit of ICE CLAW, making sure that it’s as…


Interview for The Devil’s Breath & Book 2`

Just because you finish writing a book doesn’t mean the work is over. I did another edit of the new book, trimmed some wafty words and tried to make sure Max Gordon’s…


So that was October - almost!

I know it’s been ages since I last wrote, and everyone, includng Puffin have been very patient with me - but this has been a busy month. For a start I had to finish Danger…


CLAN GORDON

A gathering of the clan in Cannock Wood, Staffordshire, as the winners of Max Gordon’s Survival Quiz spent a weekend with their dads and friends learning how to do it for…


Cool Kgosi

I received a really nice surprise a couple of days ago. Kgosimontle the Bushman representative and interpreter I met at Parliament a few weeks ago (his other picture is further…