Josh Lacey
Josh Lacey is an English author of children’s books. He writes the Dragonsitter series as well as the Grk series (as Joshua Doder). Josh was born in London and has lived there for almost all of his life. He spent his childhood reading, and that continued into adulthood. Josh has worked as a journalist, a screenwriter, a teacher, a chef, a librarian and an actor. He collects Japanese pottery and enjoys mountain climbing.

Josh Lacey made his debut as a published author in 2004 with the non-fiction book The Timetraveller’s Guide to Saxon and Viking London (written as Joshua Doder). His first novel was A Dog Called Grk, published in 2005. His debut writing as Josh Lacey was in 2005 with the non-fiction book for adults God is Brazilian. Finally, his fiction debut as Lacey was Bearkeeper in 2008. Below is a list of Josh Lacey’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Grk Books


A Dog Called Grk(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk and the Pelotti Gang(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk and the Hot Dog Trail(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Operation Tortoise(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Smells a Rat!(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk Takes Revenge(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk Down Under(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk and the Phoney Macaroni(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Misfitz Mysteries Books


The One That Got Away(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Two Tigers on a String(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Three Diamonds and a Donkey(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Tom Trelawney Books


Island of Thieves(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sultan's Tigers(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dragonsitter Books


The Dragonsitter(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dragonsitter Takes Off!(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dragonsitter's Castle(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dragonsitter's Island(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dragonsitter's Party(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Bearkeeper(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Robbers(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Chapter Books


The Mystery of the Missing Finger(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mystery of the Poisoned Pudding(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


The Timetraveller's Guide to Saxon and Viking London(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Timetraveller's Guide to Shakespeare's London(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
God is Brazilian(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Duke of Wellington(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Omnibus Books


Grk Adventures(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk Undercover(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grk Takes Revenge / Grk Down Under(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dragonsitter Disasters(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Grk series as well as the non-fiction books The Timetraveller’s Guide to Saxon and Viking London, The Timetraveller’s Guide to Shakespeare’s London and The Duke of Wellington were written as Joshua Doder.

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Josh Lacey Synopsis: Bearkeeper is a standalone novel by Josh Lacey. A fearless boy with a fierce friend Pip is a blacksmith’s apprentice – but he dreams of becoming a famous knife-fighter like his dead father. All by himself in London, he meets great danger… and two odd allies. One is hairy and hungry. The other is William Shakespeare. Pip’s extraordinary adventures have begun.


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