Mud Lane Books

Family saga and comedy in post war Britain

The Books

The Mud Lane Book series


front coverHot Heads.

What do a stolen policeman’s bicycle, a kidnapped pig, and a Gypsy attack have in common? The dysfunctional inhabitants of the small village of Great Biddington find out when plans for a local fete unravel, tearing apart the social fabric of its fragile community. Hot Heads is a charming, laugh-out-loud comedy about rural life in post-war England.







mountain misery_stephen_r_drageMountain Misery.

A Short story in the Mud Lane series. Follow the misadventures of a family holiday in North Wales. A hilarious, disaster filled diary of grief stricken hardship, bad weather and misfortune.







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In 1960’s rural England, the traditional celebration of Guy Fawkes night is approaching and rival groups of children compete to take part. Before long, their comedic exploits get out of hand immersing them in a web of lies, greed and blackmail. Excellent Story telling and a keen eye for detail bring a colorful cast of characters to life in this thoroughly entertaining yarn.