Gareth P. Jones is a Blue Peter award winning author of over 40 books for children of all ages on all the big subjects:
Ninja Meerkats, Steampunk Pirates, Dragon Detectives, murderous twins, dark family secrets, bureaucratic ghosts, Victorian illusionists, dinosaur parties, time travel mysteries, alien-fighting pets, daily jokes and Death or Ice cream?
You can explore his books here, listen to the songs or arrange a visit to your school or festival.
Gareth is often found at literary festivals including Edinburgh, Hay, Cheltenham, Wigtown, Southbank Imagine and many more. As a musician, he has appeared at Latitude, Greenman, Camp Bestival, Wychwood and Wilderness.
LATEST NEWS: THE DRAGON IS BACK!
2020 sees the publication of Dragon Detective: Catnapped, the first in a series of four books following the adventures of Dirk Dilly, Dragon Detective and his sidekick Holly Bigsby.
This book was originally published in 2007 as The Dragon Detective Agency: The Case of the Missing Cats when it was nominated for the Waterstones Book Prize.