Philip Caveney

21 children’s books by the writer

Philip Caveney is a copywriter from Manchester. He has had several adult thrillers published in the past but has now turned his hand successfully to children's books. He lives with is wife and 11 year old daughter.

Seventeen Coffins

Philip Caveney

Seventeen Coffins

After his nightmarish adventures in Mary King's Close in Crow Boy, Tom Afflick is drawn back to Edinburgh. At the National Museum of Scotland, he sees the eight tiny coffins that were discovered on Arthur's Seat in 1836 ...

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Animal Factory

Philip Caveney

Animal Factory

From the acclaimed author of the Sebastian Darke thrillers and Crow Boy comes an exciting novel that teens and adults will enjoy. Fred, the old sheepdog of Morton's Farm, has a dream that something bad is coming ...but surely ...

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9-11 years

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Explorers

Philip Caveney

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Explorers

Deep in the remote heart of the jungles of Mendip, Sebastian, Max and Cornelius are in search of a legendary lost city. On route, they encounter the Jilith, a race of warriors locked in a deadly struggle with their mortal ...

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9-11 years

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Fools: Bk. 1

Philip Caveney

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Fools: Bk. 1

Sebastian Darke has the world on his narrow shoulders. The son of a human father and an elvish mother, he is deperately trying to become the family breadwinner and has taken on his late father's job - celebrated jester, Prince ...

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9-11 years

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Pirates

Philip Caveney

Sebastian Darke: Prince of Pirates

Sebastian, Max and Cornelius are ready for another adventure and heading to the bustling port of Ramalat. Once there they intend to embark on a perilous sea journey in search of the fabled lost treasure of the pirate King, Captain ...

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11+ years

Watchers

Philip Caveney

Watchers

Thirteen-year-old Will Booth is feeling terribly lonely. Ever since his dad died, he and his mum and their dog Spot are doing everything they can to cope with the feeling of emptiness that his father has left behind. On a ...

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9-11 years

Night on Terror Island

Philip Caveney

Night on Terror Island

Kip's dad owns an old-fashioned cinema, the Paramount. Struggling to survive in an age when multiplexes rule the world, the cinema seems doomed. But then Mr. Lazarus arrives, and introduces himself as the new projectionist. He's very old ...

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Crow Boy

Philip Caveney

Crow Boy

Young Tom Afflick has never felt so alone. His parents have split up and his mother has relocated him, hundreds of miles away from his home in Manchester to the unfamiliar city of Edinburgh. At his new school, Tom is ...

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