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Witches of Woodville T-Shirts & Tote Bags

Witches of Woodville T-Shirts & Tote Bags

You can now get Woodville T-shirts and Tote Bags over at my TeeMill site here… https://the-witches-of-woodville.teemill.com It’s what all the cool kids are wearing… apparently… Woodville Quote T shirts Woodville logo T shirts and Hoodies Woodville Tote...
A Free Witches of Woodville comic for Halloween…

A Free Witches of Woodville comic for Halloween…

The Wish Demon is the first Witches of Woodville comic. Written by Mark Stay with artwork by Emily Stewart. And it’s FREE to anyone who subscribes to the Woodville Village Library Newsletter. You can do that right now (and get many other free short stories) by...
MCM Comic Con, Saturday 29th October

MCM Comic Con, Saturday 29th October

I’ll be at the MCM Comic Con in London on Saturday 29th October. First, I’m moderating a panel on Worldbuilding with Saara El-Arifi (The Final Strife), Adrian Tchaikovsky (Shards of Earth), EJ Swift (The Coral Bones), Claire North (Ithaca) Travis Baldree (Legends...
Halloween Book Signing

Halloween Book Signing

Waterstones, Ashford, Friday 28th October: 11am – 1pm I’m going to be at Waterstones Ashford with a pen, my library stamp and some cool free stuff as part of their Halloween Extravaganza! Come and say hello and I’ll scribble on a book for you…...
Unwelcome at the Sitges Film Festival

Unwelcome at the Sitges Film Festival

Unwelcome, the film I wrote with director Jon Wright, premiered at the Sitges Film Festival last weekend and I’m still buzzing from the experience. Here’s the trailer if you haven’t seen it already… The Sitges Film Festival has been around since 1967 and is one of the...
The Witches of Woodville Timeline

The Witches of Woodville Timeline

I’ve created this handy timeline schematic to keep track of the various short stories and novels in the ever-expanding “Woodville Literary Universe” (as no one is calling it… apart from me).   It starts in Roman times with Caesar on Watling Street, features the...
The Woodville Village Bookshop is Open!

The Woodville Village Bookshop is Open!

Splendid news! There is now a bookshop on the Witches of Woodville website. If you want a signed and dedicated paperback of any of my books, you can buy them directly from me. But, I hear you cry, what if I already have a paperback and it’s not signed? What can I do?...
Unwelcome will premiere at Sitges in October

Unwelcome will premiere at Sitges in October

It’s just been confirmed that Unwelcome (that monster movie I wrote) will premiere at the Sitges Film Festival next month! This is particularly exciting as the festival is regarded as one of the best horror/fantasy festivals in the world, and I’m really excited (and...
Books & Choc Winners

Books & Choc Winners

A big thank you to everyone who signed up to the newsletter for this draw. The winners have been drawn and emails have been sent to: Chris Roberts, Jayne Davis, Simon Chaffer, Sue Lumley and Nick Singleton. Condolences to those who didn’t win, but there’s...

The Return of the Signed Book and Chocolate Giveaway

Giveaway time! If you want a signed and dedicated copy of The Ghost of Ivy Barn and a bar of Ghost of Ivy Barn milk chocolate, then you’re in luck. I’m giving away five of this tasty pair this week. All you need to do is sign up to the Woodville Village...