The Violent Fae Blog Tour 2019: The Ordshaw Vignettes

The Violent Fae Blog Tour 2019: The Ordshaw Vignettes

I'm thrilled to share a blog tour celebrating the release of The Violent Fae, with 12 Ordshaw short stories being shared free over 12 fantastic blogs. It's a honour to be hosted on such great sites - check out the full schedule and information below:What are the...

Book Review: True Bastards by Jonathan French

Book Review: True Bastards by Jonathan French

True Bastards by Jonathan French (Lot Lands Book 2) is out on October 8th, 2019.I was very lucky to receive an advance copy of True Bastards recently, so I felt it my duty to post a longer review than usual. Well, because of that and because I really like these books....

Introducing Bard of the Isles – Read Issue 1 Now!

Introducing Bard of the Isles – Read Issue 1 Now!

A new magazine packed with some of the freshest voices in British and Irish SFF, free to read today.In the past year, a delightful new British and Irish Writing Community emerged across various social media platforms, spearheaded by Phil Parker, author of the Knights'...

How Heller Inspired Me

How Heller Inspired Me

Joseph Heller, known for Catch-22. WW2 vet turned writer of novels, screenplays and short stories and academic.At the age of 17 or so, we were tasked with comparing two books for the English A-Level: Joseph Heller’s Catch 22 and Louis De Bernieres’ Captain Correlli’s...

My Love and Loss of Terry Pratchett

My Love and Loss of Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett, known for the Discworld novels and a whole lot more. Writer of fantasy and sci-fi with a satirical bent. Around January 2018, I settled down to read Maskerade, the 18th book in the Discworld series, and thoroughly enjoyed it. But it left me with a...

Cover Reveal: The Violent Fae

Cover Reveal: The Violent Fae

The new cover design for the upcoming novel, The Violent Fae, revealed. The third book in the Ordshaw series, and the closing chapter in the Sunken City arc.

The City Screams is OUT NOW!

The City Screams is OUT NOW!

I'm proud to announce that The City Screams is now available from all your most friendly bookshops. And, of course, Amazon. Check it out here. The story's become really dear to me, given the rather different journey the lead, Tova Nokes, took me on. She's a profoundly...