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Jott has launched!

Jott was published on Saturday. We had a launch at the Belfast Book Festival — pictured below, small guests treating the event with the appropriate attention and seriousness. 7 more words


Knitted knockers for women in the tropics

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Interview in quotes

I’ve done a short interview with the novelist Ruadh Butler. Instead of questions, Ruadh uses quotations from well-known writers — in my case leading to ramblings about David Foster Wallace, Zadie Smith, Flannery O’Connor, George Orwell and Virginia Woolf, among others…


Introducing Jott

Here’s two minutes and forty-one seconds of me telling you what Jott is about…

Video by James Carney of Unseen Things.


Report: Jamboree on the trail 2018

Each year, on the second Saturday in May, Scouts from across the world are invited to take part in a hike as part of the international Jamboree on the trail. 355 more words


Event: Jamboree on the Trail, 12 May

Jamboree on the trail is an annual day for the World Scout Movement to hike together. All Scouts, whatever their age and wherever they may be in the world, are invited to participate in whatever way they can. 775 more words


New novel in June 2018

My new book Jott will be published by John Murray on 16th June 2018.

In February of 1935, two young Irishmen walk in the grounds of a London mental hospital.

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