The Wishing Book
John Carter aged 9, finds a small book under some floorboards in his bedroom. He learns that this is a special book, written by a man 69 years earlier, that has powers to grant wishes.Following a few pranks to try the book out, John and his sister and friends decide to wish for a visit to Planet Mars. This is where the action picks up as the Chief Highness of Mars wants the book for himself so that he can rule the universe. With many twists and thrills the children are in danger and fear they will never be able to return to Earth.
This is an edge of the seat book that will keep the reader gripped until the end of the book.
The Wishing Book 2 - Return to Mars
The sequel to The Wishing book. Much to their dismay, the children find themselves back on Planet Mars, together with the author of their book, Pedro Armaz.
Zelmut, the Chief Highness of Mars, will stop at nothing to obtain the book for his own selfish reasons.
Danger and fear follow the children around and with panic they find that they have lost the book and all hope of once again returning home.
Twists, adventure, disloyalty and monsters keep the children on their toes. There must be a way to get the book back and escape. However, the odds are stacked against them.
This is a rollercoaster read so hold on tight
All Bagged Up
This is the author's story of a 10 year battle against the dibilitating disease, Ulcerative Colitis and subsequent surgery to have an ileostomy.
Psychological battles have to be faced as he tries to survive day to day life knowing he will have to have a stoma for life.
His Christian faith is the mainstay of this battle and the author gives many tips and advice on how a person can live, quite comfortably in this situation.
The story is both inspirational and factual and discusses medications, side effects and the depression and fear that can so easily take hold.
This is a must read for anyone with a bowel condition including UC or Crohn's Disese.
It's in the Bag
The long awaited sequel to ALL BAGGED UP.
This book offers extra tips and suggestions to people living with a stoma.
Available from Lulu in ebook form (PDF)