Available now from this website - 'Wheeling Matilda',
the latest cycling history title by Jim Fitzpatrick

Available now from this website - 'The Nzikazi Bowl',
new young adult fiction by Roey Fitzpatrick 

Out Now! 'Tree Change', a new folk album from The Wishful Thinkers

At Star Hill Studio . . .



Cycling histories by Jim Fitzpatrick include Wheeling Matilda, The Bicycle in Wartime, The Bicycle and the Bush and Major Taylor in Australia, which was the basis for the award-winning Australian mini-series, Tracks of Glory.

Roey Fitzpatrick's The Beast of McElsinore Glen and The Folly of Interfering with Things that Don't Belong to You are two dinosaur themed children's picture books. Abercrule and Other Errors of Judgement contains humorous rhyming cautionary tales in the tradition of Hilaire Belloc.

The Nzikazi Bowl, Star Hill's first young adult fiction title by Roey Fitzpatrick has just been published. Click on cover image above for details. 


Roey Fitzpatrick's art hangs in private collections in Australia, America and Europe. She specialises in human and animal subjects and undertakes portrait commissions.


Two original albums are in production at Star Hill:

Nacogdoches Odyssey, a song cycle with a difference, and

Diamonds and Rain, with an accompanying book of lyrics and poems.

The Wishful Thinkers

The trio performs traditional folk songs from Ireland, Scotland, England, Australia and America, numbers made popular in the folk revival of the mid-20th century, as well as contemporary and original ballads.