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What Is The Only Bird That Can Fly Backwards





The Hummingbird is the only bird that can fly backwards. All other birds use the down stroke to power their flight.


Hummingbirds can fly up and down, left and right, backwards, and unusually - even upside down - all due to their unique upstroke strength.





The Drummer Boy


The Drummer Boy is my latest novel about the ghost of a Gordon Highlander Drummer Boy from the Battle of Waterloo who haunts a modern day army nurse.


It is packed with trivia about the Napoleonic War, His Majesty's Theatre in Aberdeen, the history of Tidworth Military Hospital and about modern day nursing and emergency first aid as well as the battlefield medical care during the Battle of Waterloo.


Read the first three chapters for free on most devices.












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