Champagne & Lemonade. A Collection of Short Stories of Mixed Genre's for Young, Middle & Old.
Available In Paperback & eBook.

ISBN-13: 978-1910782149

Champagne & Lemonade is a delightful collection of eclectic short stories, taking readers on a journey to different times and places, meeting a sparkling cast of well-drawn characters. 
Nibble the fish is desperate to escape his boring old pond.
A new breed of super hero has been born and his name is Bob Cheesecake.
Dumpton Hospital’s staff have a somewhat unconventional approach to looking after their patients.
Robert Hood is on a mission to save modern England.
And just who is the vampire terrorising the neighbourhood from his home at 113A Greenstone Street?
From the quixotic to the poignant, John A. D. Hickling’s wild and whimsical tales fizz with fun and are sure to entertain almost everyone!

Short Stories


You V's The Tough Mudder.
Available In eBook.

Welcome to the extreme sport of obstacle course racing (OCR), a world where Tough Mudder preside as the premier event organisers. You Vs the Tough mudder is your comprehensive guide to everything that is Tough mudder. Covering all aspects of the Tough Mudder, from it's history, the obstacles you'll encounter, a full training guide and packed full to the brim of useful hints and tips. 
Filled with humour, and the experiences of two accomplished Mudder's this book won't only have you grinning from ear to ear but will also help you conquer your very own Tough Mudder challenge.
To the rear of the book is a dedicated Tough Mudder Training guide packed with exercises, photos and an in-depth knowledge of all you need to know to physically conquer Tough Mudder, concluding with your very own 8 week exercise plan to get you in the shape of your life for the event ahead.


The Adventures of Harry Sparr.
Available In Paperback & eBook.

ISBN-13: 978-1980380580

Follow the adventures of Harry Sparr and his gang. Brother Harvey, cousins Holly, Lily, Daisy and best friend Arthur. Harry is a 9 year old, courageous fun loving boy who along with his gang, get into all sorts of adventures.

Can Harry and the gang help captain Shannagan defeat captain Greed in The pirates of rock bay. 
Will Harry and the gang save his town from the destruction of Bert the dinosaur. In There is a dinosaur in town.

Sheriff Blackberry is struggling to bring order to his town. Indians and the outlaw Bobby the kid run amuck. Can Harry and his posse save the day in the cowboys and Indians of rattlesnake Creek. 
England's chances of winning the car rally race lay in ruin as their star drivers have taken poorly. Can Harry and his crew make England proud in the big car race.

Harry and the gang meet Little John and the merry men, and learn Robin Hood has been captured by the Sheriff of Nottingham. Can Harry and the gang save Robin in Robin Hood and his merry men.
Harry’s Grandad used to be in a pop band many years ago, which inspires Harry and the gang to form a band. And become the biggest pop group in the world in The amazing pop group

The planet Uzure is in danger, as a damaged floating satellite is on course to hitting the planet. Can Harry and the gang save the day in The rocket into space.
People want to start a new life in the land of far away. Harry and the gang have the task of getting them there. The long journey is full with obstacles and danger in the bright blue train

The King, who tried to rule his kingdom in peace and prosperity, was terriorized by a beastly dragon. Harry and the gang happen to be dragon catchers, can they help the king? in the fire blowing dragon
The Bluebell forest is full of beasts and creatures and danger, and not to mention stories of the creature Bigfoot. Will Harry and the gang make it through the night in the camping trip.


A funny, dramatic read that will have readers of all ages rooting for Harry Sparr and his gang.


Short Stories

In The Shadow of the Castle.

Available In eBook.

After attending a recent Creative writing course at Nottingham college. All the students involved (including me)release a book of short story's and poetry. In The Shadow Of The Castle is our latest offering.

Welcome to the latest anthology in the series from Nottingham College; Nottingham’s ground-breaking Creative Writing and e-Publishing programme. Students produced a range of poetry and prose over ten weeks and for most it is a first venture into publication. 
They had fun. We had fun. You’ll have fun reading these too. 

“The Plan” © Jennifer Mirberry
“City of Fear” © John A.D Hickling
“Beautifully Tempered” © Clarissa Hunter
“Infamy Report” © T.S Aston
“Magical Moments/The Promise” © M.C Mehigan
“The Manager” © D Scott
“Brotherly Love” © Damien Brough
“Constellations” © Tanaya Nolan
“The Great Singe” © Nick Dullahan

All proceeds from this anthology this year go to restoring a library at a local school and books for reluctant readers and young migrants without books at home.


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