Author: danmetcalf

Diving Deep

I have a new book out – kinda. I was lucky enough to be allowed to play in the world of the fantastic CBBC/Netflix show The Deep, all about the Nekton family and their adventures beneath the waves in their

My new blog post

My newest blog post on the Awfully Big Blog Adventure is about how the story of Paw Prints in the Somme found me, and forced me to write it. Have a look here: https://awfullybigblogadventure.blogspot.com/2018/10/the-story-that-chose-me-by-dan-metcalf.html

New Dino Wars out now!

While the official launch date was latst Friday, I was busy with my Dad’d birthday so I was away from the old PC for a bit. But here it is! The long awaited (well, 6 months or so) sequel to

Big Day!

Big day today! Firstly, my blog piece on plotting is up on the Awfully Big Blog Adventure and you can see what the image below has to do with writing books. And secondly I’ll be at the Budleigh Salterton Literary

Free ebook anyone?

I’ve been monkeying around with my newsletter recently and decided it was time I offered you more free stuff. So, when you subscribe I will send you the link for a FREE creative writing guide, called Your Story, Your Way.

Comics!

My regular blog for the Awfully Big Blog Adventure is up now HERE, where I talk about all the comics I have loved before…

Library Event

Hellooooooo! You’re having a great summer, right? Well, it’s about to get a whole heap better! I’ll be at Braunton Library tomorrow, Wednesday 15th August at 2pm for a meet the author session and to bust out my Codebreaking session!

Catch the latest Dino Wars review

Devon Life August edition has reviews of Devon authors and I am one of them! Very proud to be in such company.

WIP Update!

Update on my works in progress, now including funky project codenames! : Project Willow: completed 30,000 word manuscript. Edited. Commence book 2 ASAP. Project Connery: Book 2 written. Edits start next week. Project Goldblum: Book 3 edited and done. Final

Blog Post: The Children’s Media Conference 2018

I had a great time at the Children’s Media Conference in Sheffield this month! It was amazing to hobnob with fellow creatives and media types. I’ve written up my experience in a blog post for the Awfully Big Blog Adventure.

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