Talking about Giants

Off to meet Julie from Roving Press today. We are discussing the final book in the Portland Chronicles, about the local giant! Researching the book has been fascinating. Legends about giants are widespread along the south coast of England – and the Portland Giant mythology has been explored by Gary Biltcliffe in his book The Spirit of Portland. I have also delved into the paranormal world of the rural ghost in this book, including various local spirits in the story; a headless horseman, a cavalier and a highwayman, all of whom obstruct the plot in some way or another…