Archive Author Note: YOUNG BLOODS
Have you read Simon’s Revolution series? In the four-part series, he brings to life the early years of two very different men who would shape Europe’s future: Wellington and Bonaparte. In this archive author note, […]Read More
Brothers in Blood paperback cover revealed!
With only a few weeks to go until the paperback edition of Brothers in Blood is released, we are delighted to be able to reveal the striking new cover! The paperback is published on March […]Read More
Brothers in Blood: A brief introduction to the Roman Army
Have you read the latest Cato and Macro adventure, Brothers in Blood, yet? Here, Simon outlines the chain of command for the Roman Army in AD52… The Fourteenth Legion, like all legions, comprised five and […]Read More
Brothers in Blood paperback edition coming soon!
2015 promises to be a huge year for Simon, with several new titles being released, including a brand new standalone historical novel, plus the latest instalment in the bestselling Cato and Macro series. We’ll have […]Read More
Futurebook interview with Simon
Simon has been interviewed by Futurebook’s Porter Anderson about the new Cato and Macro mobile game. In this fascinating and insightful piece, he discusses, among many other things, the challenges of getting young people into […]Read More
Archive Historical Note: THE EAGLE AND THE WOLVES
In this note from a classic Cato and Macro adventure, The Eagle and the Wolves, Simon discusses the ongoing conflict between the Romans and Caratacus and his men… It is, perhaps, ironic that the difficulties […]Read More
Cato and Macro: The Game is now available on iOS!
Having taken the Google Play world by storm after launching a few weeks ago, Cato and Macro: The Game is now available for iOS! Simon himself is delighted with the look and feel of the […]Read More
Blinkbox Books Blog Q&A with Simon
With Brothers in Blood out now in hardback and ebook, Simon took part in a Q&A for the Blinkbox Books Blog. Here’s a look at one of the questions: Brothers in Blood is the thirteenth […]Read More
Archive Author Note: WHEN THE EAGLE HUNTS
In this note from his 2002 Cato and Macro adventure, When The Eagle Hunts, Simon looks at the history and facts behind the fiction… One of the most enduring symbols of pre-Roman Britain is the […]Read More
Coming soon: DARK BLADE
Have you been reading the INVADER ebook novella series? Parts one and two, Death Beach and Blood Enemy, have already been unleashed, and it’s not long now until part three, Dark Blade, is available. You […]Read More
Gallery: the Cato and Macro game!
It’s the game everyone is talking about! Cato and Macro: The Game has made quite a splash since launching on Google Play recently, and the amazing reviews are flooding in! Have you downloaded the game […]Read More
Waterstones extract: BROTHERS IN BLOOD
In this extract, we meet Cato and Macro for the first time in their latest adventure, Brothers in Blood. For an extended version of this extract, visit the Waterstones blog… ‘Dear me, I can see […]Read More