Welcome to the online home of The Sunday Times Top 10 best-selling author, journalist, curator of oddities, pop historian and obituarist



On this site, you can find out about my various books plus journalism and TV I have done.








 "Paul has an unerring eye for the fascinating. He is one of the world's leading oddity hunters" – Jeremy Beadle

"Donnelley is the master of reference books" – Mitchell Symons


"The master of trivia" – Trevor Montague