Danny Chaucer’s Flying Saucer


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Kindle edition out now on Amazon (links here to UK and US sites).

What would you do if a flying saucer landed outside your home?

Danny Chaucer is lonely. Life’s boring since his best friend moved away.

Nat Ford is the new girl in class and spends half her time trying to dodge the school bullies.

Nothing interesting ever happens in their dead-end village.

Nothing that is until one still, starry night when something lands in the trees behind Danny’s house. And then the sinister Captain Frost turns up …

There might be only one way to escape – and that’s up …


You can read the first three chapters for free here: danny-chaucers-flying-saucer-sample-first-three-chapters


Click on the links below to find out more about the writing journey of this book …

What it’s all about: Introducing … Danny Chaucer’s Flying Saucer

The first draft finished, so Draft 2, here we go …

Draft 2 finished, and now it’s time to get some feedback: Now for the scary bit …

What feedback I’ve decided to get, and why: Improving my book: manuscript critique vs beta readers

The feedback is in … It’s Judgement Day (gulp) …

Draft 3 under way: Help! My book’s getting bigger …

Editing now in full swing – and I wonder what I’ve let myself in for: Editing my manuscript: the wrestling phase

This project will take up a lot of my attention in 2015 – these are my priorities.

Cover design now drafted and text sample available.

Why I decided on a hybrid publishing approach for this book.

The Kindle edition published on Star Wars Day!

Print edition: almost landed …






18 thoughts on “Danny Chaucer’s Flying Saucer

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