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MAD HATTER: A NOVELIST’S QUEST FOR FAMILY AND IDENTITY

I grew up without a father. I have a photo of a tall handsome man holding me on his shoulder – I must have been one and a half, perhaps two? – but I have no memories of him. And when I was eleven he committed suicide. It meant little to me at the time. Only later, as...

MAD HATTER – Detention without trial in WW2 Britain

Feb 26th, 2019 Dear Friends and Readers, I’m starting a blog for my new novel MAD HATTER which will be published by Guernica Editions in Sept 2019. Many of you have been waiting for this. There will be regular posts on all aspects of the book, including my research...

MAD HATTER: GETTING THE WAR STRAIGHT

Dear Friends and Readers, I’m starting a blog for my new novel MAD HATTER which will be published by Guernica Editions in Sept 2019. Many of you have been waiting for this. There will be regular posts on all aspects of the book, including my research, and experiences...