Recent news

Shortlisted for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2020!

28th August 2019
The Prince and the Witch and the Thief and the Bears has been shortlisted for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2020!

I'm with Nosy Crow!

12th August 2019
"Nosy Crow is delighted to announce the acquisition of two middle-grade standalone novels by author Alastair Chisholm"

Somewhere this way released

8th August 2019
The new anthology of short fiction from The Fiction Desk is now available, featuring two stories by me!

Leither's Guide to Leith Launch Party

25th May 2018
A lovely morning at the National Library, as the Super Power Agency launched their Leither’s Guide to Leith, written entirely by students of Leith Academy

The final proofs have arrived!

16th February 2018
Look! These are the final proofs of my upcoming picture book The Prince and the Witch and the Thief and the Bears!

The CROWVUS Christmas Spirit book is now available!

9th December 2017
My copies of the CROWVUS Christmas Spirit book have come through, and they’re looking very nice indeed.