Eagle Swamp is a new  story using the main characters from Crown Park which featured the Taupo eruption of 186AD. Eagle Swamp  covers the 15th century rupture of the Alpine Fault. It is published by Torea Press and is now available.

A nonfiction title Inside Bubble Earth: Climate Change has been published by One-Tree House, released in May 2021. A second title Inside Bubble Earth: Recycling will be released late May.

I am currently woking on a novel set in Auckland with the working title of The Word Collector.

A scene from Inside Bubble Earth: Climate Change showing Lake Manuherikia 20 million years ago:

Billabong by Des reduced to 30% 6 Aug 20