Welcome to the personal website of Author
C Osborne Rapley

Clive is author of the of Sci Fi and Historical Fantasy Romance novels now available from Amazon, Apple iBooks and Barnes & Noble.

Clive has kept bees for several years as well as freshwater and marine tropical fish.

Thinking of Building your own Rigid Inflatable boat? Clive has Constructed a Gemini RIB using tubes and plans from Gemini Marine Industries. The full story of Building a Gemini RIB is available Here

Family Trees for Rapley and Osborne Going back to 1678 for Rapley and 1705 for Osborne. Go to family trees Here

Surviving Lymphatic Cancer. A personal account of the trials and tribulations of (mis)diagnosis and treatment. Read the full story Here