Wilkie Martin, ALLi Authorpreneur Member
GenresChildren's, Crime, Fantasy/SciFi/Speculative, Humour, Mystery, Poetry
SkillsPress/Media Interview, Reading/Literary Event, Speaking Engagement/Lecture
Partner in, and am published by, The Witcherley Book Company.
Author of the 'unhuman' comedy cozy mystery fantasy series set in the Cotswolds:
Author of children's books as Wilkie J. Martin.
Wilkie Martin's books
All In The Same Boat
Badass New Grim Modern Fable About Greed Featuring A Rat, A Mouse, A Gerbil and A Shark. A cautionary new fable for ages 6-8. An illustrated tale of the aftermath of a shipwreck in which greedy Rat threatens the lives of his smaller companions as they drift in a lifeboat amid shark-infested waters. Follow their dramatic voyage to find out what happens to them and who survives. If you like the original tales of the Brothers Grimm and Aesop, you’ll enjoy this dyslexia friendly edition ... [read more]
First Ever Unhuman Bundle
Escapism and crazy, quirky adventures in Wilkie Martin's unhuman series. If you are looking for a new fantasy series or a light, funny read, then this unhuman bundle or collection will show why Wilkie has a cult following for his cozy mystery crime fantasies.
Omnibus edition contains books I, II, III and IV of the Unhuman Series.
Inspector Hobbes and the Blood
Inspector Hobbes and the Blood, a fast-paced comedy crime fantasy, set in the English Cotswolds, recounts the adventures of a monstrous police detective, during grave, ghoulish, goings-on. A mad pseudo vampire with the dagger of Vlad Tepes is behind robbery, and murder. It is a funny tale with a troll, human sacrifice, blood and great cooking.
Inspector Hobbes and the Bones
Certain trouble lies ahead for Andy Caplet. Is the apparently charming young woman who attempts to seduce him merely setting him up for blackmail, or is something even more sinister afoot? Inspector Hobbes certainly believes so, and, though he's not the sort to worry, he is getting worried.
Inspector Hobbes and the Curse
Andy Caplet becomes infatuated with a dangerously beautiful woman during Inspector Hobbes's investigations into sheep deaths and the mysterious disappearance of pheasants, which are apparently connected to a rash of big cat sightings; and something horrible seems to be lurking in the woods.
Inspector Hobbes and the Gold Diggers
Receiving unwanted attention after foiling an armed robbery, the unhuman Inspector Hobbes takes a long-overdue camping holiday, with Andy, his accident-prone friend, and Dregs, the delinquent dog. In the bleak and dangerous Blacker Mountains, Andy stumbles across something shocking, before falling for an attractive widow.
Relative Disasters - A Little Book Of Silly Verse
A short collection of silly verse detailing the plethora of perils that come with being related to Wilkie. Containing six silly poems of nonsense and two short poems giving the events leading up to the unfortunate, untimely and unlikely deaths of fictional family members. Quirky and containing black humour, they are wonderfully illustrated by the talented Ade Gorst
The Lazy Rabbit
Startling New Grim Modern Fable About Laziness Featuring A Rabbit, A Vole and A Fox.
A cautionary new fable for ages 6-8.
An illustrated tale in which lazy Rabbit and sensible Vole join up to travel through a barren land where foxy bandits lurk.
Follow their journey to find out the grim consequences of laziness and who survives.
If you like the original tales from the Brothers Grimm and Aesop, you’ll enjoy this dyslexia friendly edition.
Written as Wikie J. Martin.