Mikey Jackson. Writer - scriptwriter - novelist. Writer of TV, radio, film, web and stage scripts, novels, comedy sketches, short stories, web content, gags. Available for commissioning.
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My novels...

Here are extracts from my novels. Interested literary agents or publishers can email me to request a complete manuscript.

Tilly Tucker and the Timekeepers (YA fantasy)
Tilly Tucker is just another ordinary fourteen-year-old schoolgirl... or so she thinks!
Tilly's whole world changes when Felix Ramone, a man claiming to be from the 1950s turns up at her door and tells her that she has the ability to travel through time. He then introduces himself as a member of a secret order of time travellers -- Timekeepers -- whose role it is to police time travel and thwart the misdeeds of rogue time travellers who wish to manipulate the timeline and change history for their own personal gain.
Tilly is then let in on the full story. An ancient timekeeper prophecy -- "Why does there always have to be a prophecy?" groans Tilly -- tells of the impending dawn of a broken, unrecognisable world, an altered timeline marred by misery, disorder and oppression, born of the greed of time travellers turned bad. And yet, amid all this chaos, a girl will rise to do battle; the key to humanity's future. And that girl will be Tilly Tucker.
#nightmare. As if the teenager didn't have enough problems!

Novel. 88,000 words
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this book.
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#justsaying (Contemporary drama)
After being humiliated in front of the whole school by Aimee, her ex-bestie, sixteen-year-old Mallory devises a plan to get her revenge by posting a vicious lie about her on a social networking website. When the lie goes viral, all hell breaks loose. And then events take a shocking turn when Aimee commits suicide, sending Mallory and everybody around her into a downward spiral of chaos.
The suicide soon becomes big news, with newspapers, TV and social media labelling Mallory as the most hated girl on the planet. Mallory then decides to run away. But is packing her bags and leaving with a man she hardly knows the best idea? Especially when there is nowhere to hide.

Novel. 89,000 words
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this book.
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Shards of Glass (Psychological thriller)
Four violent assaults by women against their men. One fatality. One thing in common. These women are all members of a local support group for victims of infidelity or abuse, run by ex-con and devout man-hater Meredith Payne. When young police officer Kaitlyn Green goes undercover at the group, she too falls under its spell and starts to believe her own boyfriend is cheating on her for real. With a mind fractured by suspicion and fear, she finds herself haunted by the imaginary vision of deceased school bully Angelina, unlocking long-forgotten memories of a horrific past event which threatens to destroy the only possession Kaitlyn has got left to clutch onto. Her sanity.

Novel. 81,000 words
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this book.
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Occupied (Political thriller)
Near-future England is in turmoil. The Government has fallen, the US Army has taken over control and terrorist attacks against the American military by English insurgents on their own soil are rife. Ex-militant turned taxi driver Jonas Cain has kept his head down for so long, but when he is blamed for a London bombing, he goes on the run. In an attempt to clear his name, he has no choice but to reunite with his former militant group. However, the gang has its own agenda. Namely, a major terrorist attack against the occupying forces.

Novel. 88,000 words
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this book.
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Food Chain (Short story and poetry anthology)
Anthology featuring a novella-size story called Food Chain, in which nineteen-year-old Alyssa meets Josh, a late-night cafe worker. They both instantly hit it off. A relationship could be on the cards. Such a pity she's keeping two secrets from him. One: She has a fatherless baby. Two: Crippling debt has forced her to freelance as a street prostitute.
The book also includes a collection short stories and poems.

Short story collection. 77,000 words
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this book.
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Celeburbia (Romantic comedy / satire)
A deliciously satirical love story, shamelessly sending up England's ditzy, glitzy reality TV celebrity culture. Sheldon Trent leaps back into the life of Daisy Thorne. But then Daisy loses him to TV reality star Melody Diamond, the most famous nobody in the world. However, Daisy soon begins to realise that the "Shelody" relationship is a sham; a pairing of convenience for the cameras, so she sets about winning back the man of her dreams. Ah, but the course of true love is never that simple...

Novel. Work in progress
Status: Seeking a literary agent for this as yet unfinished book.
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Patience is a Virgin by Mikey Jackson
Patience is a Virgin (Comedy)
25-year-old Patience Hope is a virgin. This has never bothered the girl, but when her dark secret slips out during a drunken truth game, it's a major league shame-fest.
Cue her quest to get laid ASAP, whatever it takes.
Losing her virginity can't be that difficult, right? Wrong!
Follow Patience as she crashes through sexual disaster after disaster in this fun modern farce.

Novel. 63,000 words
Publisher: Enspire Publishing
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More of my writing...

My TV scripts

My short stories

My comedy sketches

My jokes

My produced work

Other books featuring my writing...

I'm a contributing writer in this book. Main writers are John Lloyd and Jon Canter.
Sequel to The Meaning Of Liff, this is a new comical dictionary of things there should be words for, but aren't, using odd place names as the words.

Example: Clavering (vb.) Pretending to text when alone and feeling vulnerable in public.

Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Surgical Stockings - a Collection of Five Erotic Stories
Surgical Stockings
An anthology of five erotic short stories.
Includes my erotic short story Surgical Stockings.

Publisher: Hatchette
(Formerly Xcite Books & Accent Press)
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Stories for Homes
Stories for Homes
Anthology of short stories inspired by the word 'home.' This collection features, including myself, both known and emerging writers contributing everything from flash fiction to extended short stories. All monies raised from sales of this book go directly to Shelter, the housing and homelessness charity.

Edited by Sally Swingewood & Debi Alper
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Twisted Tales 2013: Flash Fiction with a Twist
Twisted Tales 2013: Flash Fiction with a Twist
This collection of twisted short stories (one of which is mine) investigates the thin line between the good in us all, and the lurking evil. Some of the stories seek the motivation, others deliberately take an opposing view, but all will surprise you with their perspective.

Publisher: Raging Aardvark Publishing
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Random Mikey quote: "Anybody can write a story. But only a true writer can pen an unexpected journey."