The official website of a best-selling author, enthusiastic scout leader and non-partisan politician
Where discourses on madness and creativity converge...
The 'James Herriot' of Scouting!
Mirth and merriment guaranteed!
THE VERY SECRET DIARY OF HORACE HORRISE
Grown-up stories for grown-up kids (and older kids) about the UK's favourite ever-so-slightly dysfunctional family.
Ideal for those that don't have time to read a whole book in one go as well as reluctant readers as this book comprises 366 micro stories (and loads of drawings)!
IN YOU GO!
A YEAR OR TWO IN THE LIFE OF A SCOUT LEADER
The book that started it all off! "In You Go!" is about the first couple of years that I spent as a scout leader in Chislehurst, Kent at a time of life when some are maybe starting to think about putting their feet up.
SLEEPING BAGS & TORTURES. THE PRIVATE DIARIES OF AN ADVENTUROUS SCOUT & HIS SCOUT LEADER
"Sleeping Bags and Tortures" is three stories in one book: the diary of a scout, the diary of a scout leader, and interwoven together the hilarious story of one year in the life of 3rd Chislehurst Scouts.
1000 FANTASTIC SCOUT GAMES
The only book of games you'll ever need! If you struggle to come up with original, fun and stimulating games for your young people, or are just looking for some new ideas, then "1,000 Fantastic Scout Games" is for you.
SUPER CALLOUS FRAGILE MYSTIC EXED BY HALITOSIS:
250+ BRILLIANT SCOUT CAMPFIRE SKITS!
"Super Callous Fragile Mystic Exed by Halitosis" is for those looking for a comprehensive source of fantastic skits but don't have hours or days spare to search.
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1st January 2020
+ "The Very Secret Diary of Horace Horrise" is out NOW!
+ Request a FREE (with every order) Horace Horrise goodie bag and receive a pin badge, embroidered badge, fridge magnet, book mark, signed poster and notepad (UK only). Get in touch below.
+ Horace is a Scout. NEW!
+ MORE "Letters Home..." out now!
+ The last in The Adventures of Horace Horrise series - Horace Horrise gets Invested - is out NOW! (But that's not the end of Horace...)
+ 250+ Brilliant Scout Campfire Skits! now out.
+ Horace posters are now available.
+ Read a bit about me in Big Man in the Woods' blog.
+ Use Contact to go on my mailing list (your details will not be shared).
+ Horace Horrise clothing range is now launched. See HERE.
+ That's all for now! Remember that I love to hear from you - use Get in Touch to, er, get in touch!
GET IN TOUCH
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