Thimble and the Girl from Mars, the fourth book in the Thimble series, is out now, and you can get a signed copy right here. Hear an extract at As you can guess from the title, a new character features in this story, and that character is female, and I guarantee you will not forget her in a hurry! But if you haven’t yet switched on to the world of Thimble, monkey superstar, I recommend starting with Thimble Monkey Superstar, shortlisted for the 2017 Laugh Out Loud awards and chosen for Toppsta’s best of 2016 list and the Reading Agency’s Summer Reading Challenge 2017. Then you could move on to Thimble Holiday Havoc, shortlisted for the Sully Diversity Award, or Thimble Wonga Bonkers, featured in the Bookmarks Top Ten books about disability 2020 and Children’s Books Ireland’s Mind Yourself Reading Guide 2020. There’s something for everyone in Thimble, so get your copy now! Please note, teachers wanting to get signed copies for pupils can do so at a special discount rate – contact me for more details.

About Thimble Monkey Superstar:

“It’s very funny and the text positively bristles with jokes and snappy one-liners”  Lovereading   

“Accessible, light-hearted and fast-paced adventure, full of madcap humour”  Booktrust

“Absolutely hilarious. . .truly batty” Zoe James-Williams, Drawing On Books

“Really refreshing to have a main character with a disability”  Toppsta review

About Thimble Holiday Havoc:

“The style of writing will appeal to both children, and any adults reading at bedtime, and the humour is spot on”  Amy Fox-McNally

About Thimble Wonga Bonkers: “An unusual and utterly fun-filled read” Booktrust

Please note – due to some technical problems with our printers, the launch of Thimble and the Girl from Mars has now been put back a couple of weeks to November 3.