Chris Mould - Author

About the Author

Chris Mould went to art school at the age of 16 straight from school. During this time, he did various jobs from delivering papers to washing up and cooking in a kitchen. He realised quite soon that he wanted to illustrate as a full time career and that proved a good choice! He has won the Nottingham Children's Book Award and been commended for the Sheffield. He loves his work and likes to write and draw the kind of books that he would have liked to have on his shelf as a boy. He is married with two children and lives in Yorkshire.
 

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Pocket Pirates: The Great Treasure Hunt Book 4

Pocket Pirates: The Great Treasure Hunt Book 4

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 03/11/2016

In an old junk shop sits a dusty ship in a bottle. And when the world isn't watching, a tiny pirate crew comes out to explore. They're smaller than a teacup, but these scurvy sailors have a HUGE appetite for adventure! The Pocket Pirates have left the safety of their shelf to search for GOLD ... but dangers await them. The skirting-board mice are on the prowl, and the shopkeeper has an unwelcome surprise in store! Treasure hunting is a risky business ... The fourth in an unmissable series about tiny pirates who have BIG adventures, with gorgeous black and white artwork throughout, from the illustrator of A Boy Called Christmas.

Pocket Pirates: The Great Flytrap Disaster Book 3

Pocket Pirates: The Great Flytrap Disaster Book 3

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 14/07/2016

In an old junk shop sits a dusty ship in a bottle. And when the world isn't watching, a tiny pirate crew comes out to explore. They're smaller than a teacup, but these scurvy sailors have a HUGE appetite for adventure! Up on the Pocket Pirates' shelf, the summer heat is rising. Flies are swarming around Button's pirate ship. And Mr Dregby, the house spider, has got his six hungry eyes peeled and his eight hairy legs ready for action ... BUT BUTTON IS READY FOR DANGER! The third book in an unmissable new series about tiny pirates who have BIG adventures, with gorgeous black and white illustrations throughout, from the illustrator of A Boy Called Christmas.

Pocket Pirates: The Great Drain Escape Book 2

Pocket Pirates: The Great Drain Escape Book 2

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 11/02/2016

In an old junk shop sits a dusty ship in a bottle. And when the world isn't watching, a tiny pirate crew comes out to explore. They're smaller than a teacup, but these scurvy sailors have a HUGE appetite for adventure! When the junk-shop dog moves in underneath the Pocket Pirates' shelf, their route to the kitchen is blocked! The noise of rumbling stomachs is keeping everyone awake, and their last few stale breadcrumbs won't keep them going long. Do they dare to go ... OUTSIDE? The second in an unmissable series about tiny pirates who have BIG adventures, with gorgeous black and white illustrations throughout, from the illustrator of A Boy Called Christmas. The second book in an irresistible series about tiny pirates who have BIG adventures ... read on with The Great Flytrap Disaster.

Pocket Pirates: The Great Cheese Robbery Book 1

Pocket Pirates: The Great Cheese Robbery Book 1

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/08/2015

In the junk shop at the end of the street is a dusty old ship in a bottle. And when the world isn't watching, a tiny pirate crew come out of the ship to explore. They aren't much bigger than a matchstick, but they have a HUGE appetite for adventure... When the skirting-board mice kidnap Jones, the ship's cat, and ransom him for cheese, the Pocket Pirates spring into action. But to get the cheese, they must venture to the freezing cold place where it's always winter ... The place called Fridge. Can the Pocket Pirates survive their perilous journey and get their ship's cat back ...? The first in an unmissable series about tiny pirates who have BIG adventures, with gorgeous illustrations throughout, from the illustrator of A Boy Called Christmas.

Pirates 'n' Pistols Ten Swashbuckling Pirate Tales

Pirates 'n' Pistols Ten Swashbuckling Pirate Tales

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/04/2013

Following on from the fabulous Dust 'n' Bones and Fangs 'n' Fire, comes Pirates 'n' Pistols - ten swashbuckling pirate tales. Come face-to-face with some of the most villainous and scurrilous rogues ever to sail the seven seas in these stories about pirates from all around the world. This special giftbook edition is packed full of traditional pirate myths and legends as well as some new and original tales, re-told and illustrated by the award-winning Chris Mould. Stories include: Davy Jones, Treasure Island, The Tenth Man, The Gold Bug, Dead Man's Ink, Dionysus, Cross-legged Jack, Mochimitsu's Music, Jewel of Bengal and Ghost in the Cupboard. Read more about Chris Mould at http://www.chrismouldink.com/

Spindlewood: Pip and the Lost Children Book 3

Spindlewood: Pip and the Lost Children Book 3

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/11/2011

Pip and his friends Toad and Frankie are holed up in Hangman's Hollow in the dead of winter, and Pip has made a thrilling discovery. He longs to race out into the snow to act on it, but he knows there is great danger outside with the sinister warden Jarvis and the wicked woodsfolk of the forest on the prowl. And so begins a new and final adventure for our heroic friends as they join forces to rise up against the creatures of Spindlewood forest and reclaim the city for their own - and Pip might just find something very dear to his own heart ...

Fangs 'n' Fire Ten Dragon Tales

Fangs 'n' Fire Ten Dragon Tales

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/11/2011

Following on from the hugely successful Dust 'n' Bones, this special gift book contains many traditional dragon myth and legends as well as some new and original tales. Stories include: 'George and the Dragon' (traditional), 'The Dragon's Teeth' (Greek myth), 'The Eyeless Dragons' (Chinese myth), 'The Dragon Swarms' (Edith Nesbit) and many more. A perfect book for boys who love dragons! @font-face { font-family: Cambria ; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Times New Roman ; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Illustrated throughout in black-and-white and colour by the award-winning Chris Mould. @font-face { font-family: Cambria ; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Times New Roman ; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Illustrated throughout in black-and-white and colour, this is a perfect book for boys.

Dust 'n' Bones Ten Ghost Stories

Dust 'n' Bones Ten Ghost Stories

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/10/2011

This book of ghost stories will send shivers down your spine! It contains ten short stories - five retold classic ghost stories and five original ghost stories by Chris Mould - and is illustrated throughout in black-and-white and colour. A perfect book for boys. Contents: 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' by Washington Irving, 'The Tell-Tale Heart' by Edgar Allen Poe, 'Man-Size in Marble' by Edith Nesbit, 'The Bagman's Story' by Charles Dickens, 'The Phantom Coach' by Amelia B Edwards, and 'A Bedtime Tale', 'The Stranger', 'By the Fireside', 'Aboard the Armadillo' and 'The Very Last Train' all by the award-winning Chris Mould. If you liked being spooked by Susan Hill's 'Woman in Black', you'll love this!

Spindlewood: Pip and the Twilight Seekers Book 2

Spindlewood: Pip and the Twilight Seekers Book 2

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/05/2011

Pip is in hiding, trapped in the great walled city of Hangman's Hollow. The sinister Jarvis roams the streets, seeking out children wherever he can find them. And now he has found a deadly ally. With his friends Toad and Frankie, Pip must seek out Jarvis in his dark forest stronghold, and strike a blow for the city's lost children ...

Something Wickedly Weird: The Smugglers' Secret Book 5

Something Wickedly Weird: The Smugglers' Secret Book 5

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/10/2010

Stanley Buggles holds the key to the smugglers' map.But does he dare to uncover its ancient secrets? What will happen if he ventures down into the treacherous tunnels?And who is following behind...?Originally published under the title 'The Smugglers' Mine'.

Fangs 'n' Fire Ten Dragon Tales

Fangs 'n' Fire Ten Dragon Tales

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/10/2010

Following on from the hugely successful Dust 'n' Bones, this special gift book contains many traditional dragon myths and legends as well as some new and original tales. Stories include: George and the Dragon (traditional), The Dragon's Teeth (Greek myth), The Eyeless Dragons (Chinese myth), The Dragon Swarms (Edith Nesbit) and many more.

Something Wickedly Weird: The Golden Labyrinth Book 6

Something Wickedly Weird: The Golden Labyrinth Book 6

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/10/2010

With a werewolf still on the loose, Stanley Buggles knows that Crampton Rock lies in deadly danger. Who will confront the escaped criminal who roams the wild and windy moor?And how will the treasure keepers protect the gold mine from the threat of piracy ...?Originally published under the title 'The Treasure Keepers'.

Something Wickedly Weird: The Buccaneer's Bones Book 3

Something Wickedly Weird: The Buccaneer's Bones Book 3

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/08/2010

Crampton Rock is a peaceful fishing village on a remote island, accessible only at low tide. But Stanley has awoken the ghostly world of long dead and buried pirates - and they are heading to meet him ... Originally published under the title 'The Silver Casket'.

Something Wickedly Weird: The Curse of the Wolf Book 4

Something Wickedly Weird: The Curse of the Wolf Book 4

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/08/2010

The island of Crampton Rock has emerged from pirate battle. But something far more sinister is on the move ...What claim does the Darkling family have on Stanley Buggles' home?And do the Darkling twins really keep a two-headed snake as a pet?Originally published under the title 'The Darkling Curse'.

Something Wickedly Weird: The Werewolf and the Ibis Book 1

Something Wickedly Weird: The Werewolf and the Ibis Book 1

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/05/2010

Crampton Rock is a peaceful fishing village on a remote island, accessible only at low tide. When Stanley Buggles inherits his great-uncle's house on Crampton Rock, it seems like a perfect place for a long summer holiday. But there's always something to go and spoil it all, isn't there? What is the dark secret of the mysterious sweet shop owner? Why are all the dogs three-legged? Is there really a werewolf on the loose? And what do the old buccaneers want with Stanley? Originally published under the title 'The Wooden Mile'.

Something Wickedly Weird: The Ice Pirates Book 2

Something Wickedly Weird: The Ice Pirates Book 2

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/05/2010

Crampton Rock is a peaceful fishing village on a remote island, accessible only at low tide. And all looks crisp and cosy as Stanley Buggles settles down for the winter. But something wicked has blown in with the wind. What is the headless ghost desperate to tell Stanley? And who are the deadly pirates, marching through the oncoming blizzard? Originally published under the title 'The Icy Hand'.

Dust 'n' Bones Ten Ghost Stories

Dust 'n' Bones Ten Ghost Stories

Author: Chris Mould Format: Paperback Release Date: 16/10/2008

This book of ghost stories will send shivers down your spine! It contains ten tales, five retold classic ghost stories and five original ghost stories by Chris Mould. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Contents: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving, The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe, Man-Size in Marble by Edith Nesbit, The Bagman's Story by Charles Dickens, The Phantom Coach by Amelia B Edwards, And by Chris Mould: A Bedtime Tale, The Stranger, By the Fireside, Aboard the Armadillo, The Very Last Train.

76 Pumpkin Lane: Tombstone Rally

76 Pumpkin Lane: Tombstone Rally

Author: Chris Mould Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/09/2008

This book is packed with the stuff that boys dream of: a fast and furious race, ten press-out and play cars, gruesome characters, a spooky world and five astounding pop-ups that are second to none. It's the Tombstone Annual Rally. The starting pistol is loaded and those mean machines are ready to hit the trail. Who will finish first and who will crash and burn?

76 Pumpkin Lane: Spooky House Pop-Up Book

76 Pumpkin Lane: Spooky House Pop-Up Book

Author: Chris Mould Format: Hardback Release Date: 20/09/2007

Beyond the rickety gates at 76 Pumpkin Lane lies Tombstone Hall - a pop-up haunted house! Read the spine-tingling story, play with the gruesome characters and discover ten terrifying rooms brought to life with pops and flaps.

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