Fan Fiction

Here are the entries in the ‘Change the Spook’s World competition’. I really enjoyed reading them! The quality of writing was great and some vivid imagination on display.  We would like you to share more of your fan fiction and invite you to send us any writing or drawings that you have done and we will post them here.  Send to

The Seventh Spook’s Apprentice by Haji Muhammad

The Seventh Apprentice It’s a dangerous job, being a spook’s apprentice. I had often wondered if I was actually cut […]

The Last Apprentice Halloween Jack-o-lantern

These are from Ben Hoffman.  Pumpkin carving of Grimalkins scissors.

Circe by Lee-Mei

  My granddaughter Lee-Mei drew this for me. I love it.

Alice Deane had never met Tom Ward by Kody Reavis

It was nearing the end of a chilly morning. My apprentice, Mr. Ward, and I, had finished a somewhat decent […]

I am Not Grimalkin – Ethan Hoffman

My pointy shoes pounded on the leaf strewn ground as I ran through the woods. The wind whipped my hair […]


Entry 1: The cellar was situated far below the living quarters of the house. I obediently followed Grimalkin down the […]

Harry Lofthouse

I could feel the warm sweat seeping out of my skin, dampening my clothes as I tried to hold my […]

Kosie Pienaar

He sat down at his desk, made of the old Dark oak tree that used to loom above his Fortress, […]

Emily Critchley

Alice and Tom awoke in a heap on a cold stone floor. Clutching his bag and staff he asked “Alice, […]