It's a perennial subject: here I am on the rise of Celebrities who write children's books, for Spectator World. Read it here.
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Nicholas Tucker, the eminent children's book expert, chose Ghostlord as his Book of the Year for Books for Keeps.
Emily Bearn, the Telegraph children's books reviewer, featured it in her Books of the Year Round Up for the same paper.
Nat Segnit wrote a lovely piece on children's books in the Times Literary Supplement, featuring Ghostlord.I hope those who come across the book will also come to its predecessor, Wildlord.
I've reviewed two books on Homer: Emily Wilson's new translation of The Iliad, and Robin Lane Fox's book about Homer, for Spectator World. Read it here.