The loftybooks website is home to the writing and ideas of Christopher Loft, author of short stories, novels and plays for adults and young people. The menu to the right should help you find your way around:

  • buy a script package for your next school production (KS2/KS3) or for use in the classroom
  • read the Writer's Blog to find out more about Christopher Loft and what he thinks
  • find a short story to read
  • follow the progress of Christopher's one-act plays, The Interview Stage and Responsible Product
  • ask a question or leave a comment on the contact form provided
  • sign the Guest Book.
 

Thanks for reading! Welcome to Loftybooks!

 loftybook (n. loft-ebook) 1. A collection of short stories, plays and other writing for children and adults. 2. Information about past, previous and future writings by Christopher Loft.  3. Any book or collection of writings that raises the spirits, deals with important issues of the day or just gives a moment's respite from the horrors of everyday life.

 Latest News:

August 17th: All twenty of Christopher Loft's plays for schools now made available to purchase via loftybooks.

May 27th: Over Our Heads is published as a paperback (£10) and in kindle format (£2.30) on amazon.co.uk.

2016

December 8th: The Curious Kindappings and Incredible Escapes of Princess Daisy and Dr Zigglybugg is published as a paperback via CreateSpace, priced at £7.89 in the UK.

December 7th: The Curious Kindappings and Incredible Escapes of Princess Daisy and Dr Zigglybugg is published as a kindle book exclusively available from amazon, priced at £2.35

August 10th: Spear of the Gods: The Vikings in Bedford performed at Moggerhanger Park

 July 25th: The Adventures of Robin Hood is published as a paperback via CreateSpace and is available at a range of outlets, including amazon, for £5

July 24th: Spear of the Gods: The Vikings in Bedford performed at Love Bedford day

June 24th: The Adventures of Robin Hood is published as an ebook exclusively available from the kindle store on amazon

April - June 2016: Spear of the Gods: The Vikings in Bedford tours schools in the Bedford area

March 11th: Responsible Product performed at Stagewrite 2016 at The Place Theatre, Bedford

2015

December 28th: The Interview Stage as performed at British Theatre Challenge 2015 is posted on youtube. See the relevant page for a link.

November 22nd: Missim Woods is published as a paperback via CreateSpace and is available at a range of outlets, including amazon, for £8

November 15th: The Pied Piper of Ham-a-lee-in is published as a paperback via CreateSpace and is available at a range of outlets, including amazon, for £5

October 27th: Missim Woods is published as an ebook exclusively available in the kindle store on amazon

October 24th: The Interview Stage performed at the Lost Theatre, London, as one of the winners of the 2015 British Theatre Challenge

September 21st: The Interview Stage performed at the Etcetera Theatre in Camden, London.

September 16-19th: The Swan Theatre launch their new Bedford season with a double bill including The Interview Stage

July 31st: Blue Sky Theatre have named The Interview Stage as one of their ten winning plays in this year's British Theatre Challenge

June 19th: The Pied Piper of Ham-a-lee-in is published as an ebook exclusively available in the kindle store on amazon


Images on this website courtesy of the following:

Christopher Loft photos: Recollection Photography  at recollectionphotography.co.uk

The Pied Piper of Ham-a-lee-in cover: MJ Silva at fiverr.com

Rats! image and poster design: Jon Heal 

Missim Woods cover photograph courtesy of Dan at FreeDigitalPhotos.net 

Christmas Tree, Spider Web and Labyrinth courtesy of Vlado at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Crown and Ship courtesy of vectorolie at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Witches courtesy of Salvatore Vuono at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Labyrinth courtesy of Keerati at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Nativity scene courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net 

All images used with permission.