2NEW: Design your own Dress of Dreams

Inspired by new book Rose’s Dress of Dreams, use this activity sheet to draw your own fabulous fashion design

Sinclair’s Mysteries colouring sheets

Download a gorgeous colouring sheet inspired by Clockwork Sparrow or Jewelled Moth! There are three to choose from:



Background to the Sinclair’s Mysteries

Find out more about the background to theĀ Sinclair’s Mysteries series, including the real-life history and places that helped inspire the books :

Resources for teachers & librarians

Download some classroom resources for The Sinclair’s Mysteries:


Secret code puzzle

Can you crack the code? Put your detective skills to the test with this activity sheet, and find out if you can crack codes like Billy and Lil in Clockwork Sparrow.

Dress up as Sophie and Lil

If you’d like to dress up as Sophie, Lil or one of the other characters from theĀ Sinclair’s Mysteries for World Book Day or Children’s Book Week, here’s some tips and ideas to get you started creating an easy costume.

Make sure you send me a photo of your finished outfit!

Writing tips

Looking for writing tips? Try these: