ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

I am thrilled to say that my TV pilot ‘Avalon’ has advanced to the quarterfinals in the ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship 2019.

‘Avalon’ is a political drama based on the true story of Nazi leader Rudolph Hess's mysterious flight to Britain in search of peace.


Chosen showcase - BAFTA

Amazing night at BAFTA - huge thanks to director Nour Wazzi and all the brilliant actors who performed an excerpt from ‘Chosen’ - plus a Q&A with screenwriters Moira Buffini (Jane Eyre, Tamara Drewe) and Matt Greenhalgh (Control, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool).


BAFTA Showcase Industry Guests announced

Come and see a performance from my feature screenplay ‘Chosen’ on Dec 3rd at BAFTA.

Writers Matt Greenhalgh (Control, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool) and Moira Buffini (Jane Eyre, Tamara Drewe) will critique the three performances and offer insight into their own work.

For more info and tickets, visit here.


BAFTA Rocliffe screenplay winner

I am thrilled to say that I’m a BAFTA Rocliffe winner! My feature script ‘Chosen’, exploring the scandalous love affair between Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms, won the 2018 screenplay competition.

An excerpt from the screenplay will be performed on Dec 3rd at BAFTA - more info here.


A Kingdom Falls named a 'Book of Year'

Thrilled to say that Gordon Askew has named A Kingdom Falls to his Books of the Year 2017, in some very impressive company.

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Mr Askew is a tireless promoter of literature for young people, and was awarded an MBE for his dedication. His site is packed with intelligent, in-depth, and generous reviews for children's, MG, and YA novels, and I urge you to check it out.

His detailed review of the the entire Ravenmaster Trilogy is here.


Wishin' and Hopin' Selected for BFI Flare

Very excited to announce that 'Wishin' and Hopin', a short film I wrote with director Jacqueline Pepall, has been selected for BFI Flare 2018.

BFI Flare is an amazing, BAFTA-qualifying festival, and it is a huge honour to be a part of it. For info on the festival and screening times, please visit here.


Lorenzo in 30 interview

Catch my interview with Lorenzo in 30, where I talk about writing and all things Ravenmaster Trilogy...

I come on at the 4:00 minute mark. (Or we can pretend that's me singing, too.)

Book signing at Indigo, Saint John

To celebrate the paperback release of 'What the Raven Brings,' I will be signing books from 1-3pm on Saturday, August 5th.

I'm only in town for the weekend, so come and say hi - especially those of you I haven't seen in a while...

Please RSVP here.