The Trees and Other Stories in paperback

My short story collection The Trees And Other Stories has been on Kindle for a while now, but in the next few weeks it will be available as a paperback. Here’s the cover. What do you think? I’ve published most of my books in the mainstream way – get a publisher; they do all the…
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Win my guide to writing a novel

Do you want a signed copy of HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL IN 6 MONTHS, my guide to finishing a 50,000 word book in just 24 weeks? I have four to give away. Read on for a chance to win one. But first, what’s the book about? Well, I write two, full-length novels a year,…
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Free book today

My guide book HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL IN 6 MONTHS  is available for FREE on Amazon for Kindle today and tomorrow, so if you’re in the UK, here’s the link, and it’s here if you’re in the States; here in Canada; here in Australia… and it’s free everywhere else on Amazon, too. If you…
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The Writing Process Blog Tour

So Danny Rhodes, author of the excellent Fan, asked me to contribute to the Writing Process Blog Tour. I don’t know much about it, but writer after writer answer the same four questions. Here are the questions. Here are my answers… What am I currently working on? I’ve just finished, and dispatched to my agent,…
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Get writing

If you’ve ever wanted to write a novel, my eBook How To Write A Novel In 6 Months can help you. It’s 20,000 words and includes the system I have used to write two novels a year since Maneater was published. When I started writing I was reading a lot of How To books, and…
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The Rules of Writing

On November 14 I’ll be taking part in a discussion at Whitstable Library in Kent. The event is a fund-raiser for a fantastic new literary festival  called WhitLit, to be held May 9-11, 2014. I’m very excited. However, on November 14 at the fund-raiser, it’ll be me, Peggy Riley (author of the wonderful Amity &…
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Just joined Goodreads

I have signed up to Goodreads this week. I’d not really been aware of its potential, but I have been reading Goodreads For Authors: How To Use Goodreads To Promote Your Books by Michelle Campbell-Scott. Very interesting, and quite eye-opening. I thought I’d give it a go. All my books are already there, so I…
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Books on Kindle and Smashwords

My eBook collection The Trees And Other Stories is now available on both Kindle and Smashwords. It features eight stories, including When Moth And Rust Destroy, the sequel to Zombie Britannica. On the left is the original cover. You’ll find a different on on Smashwords and Amazon, now. Still the same stories, though Also available…
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Website

So my website is starting to take shape. I did have one, but I was a bit careless and the domain name was nabbed. This is as good a time as any to start anew, especially now that I’m well into my latest novel The Prophet Wars. I’m almost done with a first draft, and…
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