Marine Sundial Compass

The Sundial Compass is a nautical instrument for telling the time of day by the position of the sun, just as any sundial can. However, in the middle of the ocean there is no way of knowing where north is without reference to a magnetic compass. This instrument...

The Box Brownie Camera

A picture captures a moment in time and one of the first types of camera that was designed to be manufactured in large numbers at a very low cost was the simple box camera. Kodak introduced the ubiquitous Box Brownie in 1900. Named after goblin-like characters of...

Time Travel

Tales of time travel must surely have begun with the classic The Time Machine penned by H.G. Wells and published in 1895. I read this book when at school but the story remained imprinted on my mind and became the inspiration for my Charlie Green stories. As a child –...

Charlie Green and the Gods of Pompeii

My latest book follows the adventures of Charlie when he decides to visit Pompeii in the days leading up to the momentous eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD. At home his mother is also on a quest to learn more about a strange supernatural presence she feels sure lurks...

All Charlie Green titles on Kindle

Fantastic news, all the Charlie Green series are now available on Kindle, including Kindle Unlimited – so you can read for free from the Kindle library – or purchase a copy for £2.99. Great for taking on holiday to read on the...