G R Dix

GR Dix is a scientist by day, and a writer of children’s books at all other times! He is a late starter to the world of children’s literature, but has been a fan of books, comics and reading his whole life.

A member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), GR attends events and conferences as much as possible.

This current series, involving the world of Brian Brackbrick and his cast of supporting characters, will be covered in six books, each with their own stand-alone story, but also working towards a terribly exciting conclusion!

GR Dix lives in the UK, and credits his success to the support of his wife, family and network of close friends. You can find out more via:

Amazon author page: www.amazon.com/author/grdix
Facebook: GR Dix Author
Twitter: @BrianBrackbrick

Book 1:
Brian Brackbrick and the Hazard of Harry Hatman
Published Oct 2017
ISBN-10: 197836699X
ISBN-13: 978-1978366992
Book info:
Brian Brackbrick is ten years old, and the one-hundred and thirty-eighth cleverest person in the whole world. Oh, and he might be a little bit obsessed with hats. But – is Brian Brackbrick clever enough to work out why Old Mr. Hatston has suddenly gone missing, and Harry Hatman has appeared in his place overnight? What does Harry Hatman want with Brian Brackbrick? Where is Old Mr. Hatston? Who is the mysterious Mr. Sparker? Does Charlie Chipchase really wear his grandad’s old pants? Join Brian Brackbrick and his best friend George Bum, as they search for the answers amongst the quirky characters and strange goings-on in their town! This is the first book in an exciting new series for children from author GR Dix, who invites you to jump into the world of Brian Brackbrick and stay for fun, silliness, hats, cakes, books and mysteries!

Book 2:
Brian Brackbrick and the Mystery of Mrs Blumenhole
Published July 2018
ISBN-10: 1720767416
ISBN-13: 978-1720767411
Book info:
The adventures of Brian Brackbrick and George Bum continue! Brian Brackbrick is ten years old, and the one-hundred and thirty-eighth cleverest person in the whole world. With the help of his best friend, George Bum, Brian Brackbrick has saved the town from the hat-based schemes of Harry Hatman. But Old Mr. Hatston is still missing, and the hat shop remains closed and boarded up. Meanwhile, Mrs. Blumenhole has restocked her flower shop with some very unusual plants, and does not seem like her usual self… What does Mrs. Blumenhole know about Old Mr. Hatston’s disappearance? Is she working for the mysterious Mr. Sparker? What are all the new plants for? What is going on in the pet shop? Join Brian Brackbrick and his best friend George Bum, as they search for the answers amongst the quirky characters and strange goings-on in their town! This is the second book in an exciting new series for children from author GR Dix, who invites you to jump into the world of Brian Brackbrick and stay for fun, silliness, hats, cakes, books and mysteries!