Matt’s Top 5 Football Heroes

Writing this list reminded me of the long childhood car journeys where Tom and I would discuss our fantasy line-ups. Time flies when you’re having fun! But as fun as it is, it’s also really difficult. I could have picked 50 but instead I’ve picked 5. Well, 10 actually… ULTIMATE FOOTBALL HEROES 1. Gareth Bale – Real Madrid Here are 5 of the many reasons … Continue reading Matt’s Top 5 Football Heroes

New Looks for the Books!!

When the new Messi and Ronaldo books publish on 10th August, we’ll also be re-releasing 7 of our other titles in the same fresh new style. So in the ‘Ultimate Football Heroes’ collection, please welcome: SUAREZ! POGBA! BALE! INIESTA! The covers have lots of cool new finishes to make the heroes really stand out – look! Alongside ‘Ultimate Football Heroes’, we also now have the … Continue reading New Looks for the Books!!

August 2017 news

On 10th August, I’ll be doing 2 creative writing football workshops at The National Football Museum in Manchester. I’m so excited! You can find out more about the sessions here (or below) and book your places here. Hope to see lots of you there – it’s free! 10th August also happens to be the publication date for our 2 latest books – Messi and Ronaldo. We’ve completely rewritten … Continue reading August 2017 news

The Long Eaton School, Derbyshire

Thursday 22nd June This was easily one of my favourite school visits of the year. Sue Raybould, Long Eaton’s Information Centre Manager, did a fantastic job of organising everything and making sure that the three workshops ran like clockwork. The library was set up perfectly for the writing sessions, with some rather lovely decorations! Usually I deliver pretty much the same workshop to each group … Continue reading The Long Eaton School, Derbyshire