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The hardback covers of The Train to Impossible Places and The Great Brain Robbery side by side

Visit the Impossible Places for just £1.99!

Visit the Impossible Places for just £1.99! 1500 889 Peter Bell

Thanks to the good folk at Usborne Publishing, readers in the UK can pick up the first two Train to Impossible Places Adventures for just £1.99 each on Kindle.

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The caption reads "Join the Kids of 2020 Letter Writing Project", beside the covers of the three books in the Train to Impossible Places Adventures

Kids of 2020 – write a letter to the future

Kids of 2020 – write a letter to the future 680 338 Peter Bell

I’ve joined forces with the National Literacy Trust, The Postal Museum and Usborne Publishing to launch an exciting new letter writing project, inviting children to share their experiences of the Coronavirus pandemic with future generations.

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Wilmot the postal troll. He is standing in a dark, featureless space and shining a torch into the darkness. A pair of shining eyes watch him from the shadows.

Wilmot Goes Bananas: a free Impossible Places short story

Wilmot Goes Bananas: a free Impossible Places short story 680 523 Peter Bell

Many moons ago (well, two and a bit years ago, anyway) I wrote a short story all about Wilmot’s very first delivery aboard the Impossible Postal Express. It was included in a special limited edition of The Train to Impossible Places here in the UK and hasn’t been available anywhere else since 2018. But now, as The Impossible Places Adventures draw to a close, I’m releasing it on this website for free.

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US cover for The Train to Impossible Places

Barnes & Noble pick of the month

Barnes & Noble pick of the month 401 595 Peter Bell

Some good news for readers in the US – The Train to Impossible Places is a Barne’s & Noble pick of the month for August 2020! And there are some new surprises inside.

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