Although severely autistic, it hasn’t stopped Freddie Ellison from writing a highly-acclaimed children’s book, Oliver Storm and The Great Disappearance. The £7.99 paperback was released this month in a fan fare of publicity, while G2 is launching an EBook version to tie in with World Autism Awareness Day this month which encourages Member States of the United Nations to take measures to raise awareness about people with Autism Spectrum Disorder throughout the world. Freddie is being seen as a bastion of what autistic people can achieve – writing his own children’s book – and will be appearing on Good Morning Britain on April 5th at 8am and Sky News on the 3rd at 4.45pm. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6787403/Boy-16-overcomes-autism-struggles-write-novel.html The EBook, priced at £4, can be ordered via https://www.amazon.co.uk/s?k=9781782815518&i=digital-text&ref=nb_sb_noss
A free copy of the Playfair Cricket Annual 2019 worth £9.95 is on offer to all visitors to our sister company’s revamped web-site www.cricshop.com which relaunches this month. The annual offer is for customers who order the latest edition of the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack 2019 for £44.99 plus P&P – a saving of more than £10 on the published price. More than 500 customers took advantage of the offer last year which sets cricket fans up for the summer with both books containing statistics and information about the new season which includes the ICC Cricket World Cup and an Ashes series on home soil.
Fans of the late great angler John Wilson MBE will want to catch a new 132-page limited edition book from the makers of Angling Times, which pays affectionate tribute to fishing’s greatest-ever angler.
Inside this bumper book are the amazing stories of a lifetime in fishing in his own words plus classic moments captured on camera and exclusive, extended interviews from the Go Fishing TV series star, who passed away in November 2018. The glossy, full-colour book also boasts over 100 brilliant tips to help you catch more fish and a special guide to following in Wilson’s footsteps and enjoy your own action at some of his best-loved fisheries.You’ll be able to re-live John’s favourite stories and features from the pages of Angling Times plus there are tributes from star anglers including Chris Tarrant, Martin Bowler, Bob Nudd and Dick Clegg.
Angling Times Editor-in-Chief, Steve Fitzpatrick commented: “This superb new book is the perfect way to enjoy his greatest moments again and pay tribute to John.” Priced at £9.99, the book lands in mid-March.
North London schoolboy Freddie Ellison, 16, is severely autistic but it hasn’t stopped him writing his first children’s book, Oliver Storm and the Great Disappearance which G2 is helping launch during National Autism Week next April.
Philip E West’s new collection of his best aircraft paintings, Aviation Masterworks, is now available at the International Bomber Command Centre shop at Canwick Hill, Lincoln (LN4 2RF www.internationalbcc.co.uk). The book features many of his action-packed paintings of WWII bombers including the famous Dam Busters – whose missions Lord of the Rings’ director Peter Jackson is about to make into a new film next year.