Hull – day 2

15 January 2014 by , No Comments


The fun in Hull continues on the Scottish Friendly and Scottish Book Trust tour.  Read my blog from day 2 in Hull.  Right here Read more

Hello Hull!

14 January 2014 by , 2 Comments

This week team Norm rock up to Hull and Sheffield as part of the Scottish Friendly Children’s Book tour courtesy of Scottish Friendly and the wonderful Scottish Book Trust.  I’m legally contracted to write a daily blog.  So, with that … Read more

Breaking News!

6 November 2013 by , No Comments

Delighted to announce the arrival of a brand new book, The World Of Norm: May Be Contagious, weighing in at a healthy 263 pages. Author and book both doing well.DSC01585Read more

Norm’s off to Barra

28 October 2013 by , 2 Comments
Well after a highly enjoyable trip down to the deep south-west last week – Exeter to be precise – I’m off to The Outer Hebrides this week, spreading The Word – and indeed The World Of Norm. Tomorrow sees me … Read more

Norm Learning Resources

21 October 2013 by , 1 Comment

Calling all teachers!  Looking for learning resources to use with World of Norm and Phenomenal! The Small Book of Big Words?  Look no further.!SmallBookOfBigWords300Read more

Competition Gallery

16 October 2013 by , No Comments
Anna in Hong Kong

Anna in Hong Kong

Congratulations to the winners of Where in the world is Norm? competition.  Here’s a selection of  some entries.  Some from as far afield as Hong Kong!   By the way, Norm fans, don’t forget the 5th in … Read more

Competition – UPDATE

9 October 2013 by , No Comments

Thomas PooleHi everybody.  Sorry we’re just a teensy bit late announcing the winners of the Where In The World Is Norm? competition.  I’ve been a tad busy lately doing visits to schools and festivals all over the place, including Liverpool, Milton … Read more

Where in the world is Norm?

27 August 2013 by , No Comments
laughing my head off!

laughing my head off!

There’s still plenty of time to enter the ‘Where In The World Is Norm’ competition as Jack has done.  Here he is “laughing his head off” and “reading to his little sister” whilst on holiday in … Read more

Competition Time!

17 June 2013 by , No Comments

May Be Contagious (5) resized for web 3Want to get yer sticky mitts on one of 20 signed copies of The World Of Norm: May Be Contagious before official publication on 6th November? Course you do!  Find out more…..… Read more

Dublication Day

6 June 2013 by , No Comments

World of Norm 4

Waiting for a book to be published is a bit like waiting for a bus. You wait ages – and then two come along at once. Actually, thinking about, waiting for a book to be published is absolutely nothing like … Read more