Greetings and welcome to my website. My name is Aldred Chase and I’m the author of the Nobody’s Fool Quartet and the Sinister Sydney Series. I also write Story Poems that tell rip-roaring adventures in rollicking rhyme. As well as details of all my books, you will also find here my free stories, my latest news and my series of blog posts ‘Writing for Fun’.

Out Now: The Cottage in the Marsh – Book One of Lottie’s Ballad


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Twelve-year-old Lottie has learned to fear the marsh. When she strayed from the trail to pick healing flowers, the oozing mud sucked her down and nearly drowned her. Only the prompt action of her older brother, Wade, saved her.

Now, her sweet but foolish brother is in trouble. In pursuit of love he has wandered into terrible danger. Only Lottie can rescue him, but she will have to enter the terrifying marsh. She is about to discover that the greatest wonders live next door to her worst nightmares.

The Cottage in the Marsh is book one of Lottie’s Ballad, a gripping tale of adventure told in verse.

It is available exclusively at Amazon.